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Wilder Gallery: Around the World in 12 Portraits

(Courtesy Of Annie Jacquemet)Annie Jacquemet receives photographs from her globetrotting husband, Michael Barrington, who works on humanitarian causes worldwide. She delights in painting portraits...

Wilder Gallery: In Memoriam, Heather Metcalf’s Abstracts

(Contributed Photo)The late Heather Metcalf (1944 – 2016) painted Where the Lilies Bloom, a 48” x 48” work of oil on wood as part...

Library Gallery: Seeking Nature’s Deep Calm in Tahoe

(Courtesy of Denise Nomura)Denise Nomura’s Stillness Runs Deep, a 12” x 16” giclée on fine art paper, evokes the deep calm within Lake Tahoe...

High School Visual Arts Showcase

(Elana O'Loskey, Photographer)Bird Show Case by Kate Lee, won the Best in Show award at the High School Visual Arts Competition in 2020.  ...

Wilder Gallery: In Memoriam of Heather Metcalf, A Life Lived in...

(Contributed Photo)An Anxious Gathering, the late Heather Metcalf’s 48” x 48” oil painting on wood, brings to mind a lively spirit dancer, cavorting in...

Art Gallery at Wilder: Visionary Folk Artist Leon Kennedy

(Leon Kennedy, Photographer)Leon Kennedy’s acrylic painting Veteran James introduces a former Navy man, whom Kennedy met on his walks around hometown Oakland. ...

Library Gallery: Honoring Educators who Mentor Artists

(Courtesy David Morritt)David Morritt, sculptor instructor at Orinda Intermediate School, built a curriculum by creating a series of projects around hand-building with clay to...

Library Gallery: Safari Photos of Rare African Animals

(Jeffrey Halliday, Photographer)Jeffrey Halliday snapped this African Darter (Anhinga rufa) photo while it was drying its 47” wingspan; it usually swims underwater with only its head...

Wilder Gallery: A New Year Awash in Vibrant Color

(Rashmi Rajesh, Photographer)Artist Rashmi Rajesh’s 28” x 22” oil painting, Perception, can be described as abstract Impressionism, because it suggests a point of view...

Wilder Gallery: “Epic Nature” Comes Alive

(Suzy Elsworth-Heithcock)“I was struck by the perfect egg shape of one of the rocks and made a play on words with the legendary great...

Gallery: Vibrant Color by The Glover Group

(Polly Ziolkowski )If you’ve ever journeyed to the wine country, Rutherford Vineyard Worker, a 14” x 18” oil painting by Polly Ziolkowski, will take...

Library Gallery: trAction Paintings, de Young Exhibitors and Wild Hats

(Elana O’Loskey, Photographer)Flamboyant hat maker Denise Goodman-Lachowsky, lives in Alameda and sports her Salute to Captain hat, made of felt, gold braid and sailing...

Wilder Gallery: Art Students “The Human Conditional”

(Contributed Photo)Sierra Miller's 24" x 18" mixed media work entitled Pathways reminds us that, if we use our imagination, it can be fun to...

Library Gallery: Watercolors, Abstractions and Light The Sky Literary Journal

(Contributed Photo) Ann F. Fallin’s watercolor entitled Lilypond #9.     The Lamorinda Arts Council (Council) has reconfigured art exhibits to be virtual until COVID-19 restrictions...

Virtual Galleries: Persistent Creations of Paintings and Pastels

(Courtesy of Dalia Alekna)Dalia Alekna’s Mendocino Water, a 26” 20” (framed) pastel will be part of the Art Gallery at the Orinda Library’s...

Galleries: Orinda in 2D, Our Feathered Friends, Dazzling Porcelain

(Contributed Photo) Maggie Boscoe’s Blue Footed Boobie, Galapagos Islands.(Contributed Photo)The Orinda Theatre by Lance Jackson. (Contributed Photo)Cobalt Blue Bowl with Flowers I by Jacqueline...

Galleries: View ‘Tattoo Series,’ Block Prints, Tranquil Watercolors

    The Lamorinda Arts Council’s July exhibit features the artwork of Bill Carmel, Marie Cotter, George Ehrenhaft and Hallie Strock in the Art...

Gallery: Painting With Wool, Photographs and Paintings of Bay Area Beauty

(Contributed Photo)John Brown’s Old New Orleans.     The Lamorinda Arts Council’s June exhibit features John Brown, Tina and Rick Nelson, Teresa Onoda and Karl...

Galleries: Inventive Jewelry, RBG, Wall Relief and Art in Place

(Ertan Atay)The Museums Are Closed by Ertan Atay, a prolific artist from Turkey, well-known worldwide for his unique digital collages combining social commentary with...

Galleries Closed for Now, New Exhibitions Waiting in the Wings

(David Fleisig, Photographer)Serengeti Cheetah.     The Art Gallery at the Orinda Library will be closed through April 7. If the Bay Area’s shelter...

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