The Holiday Boutique exhibit has begun! November 4 to December 21 you will find all kinds of original artwork, jewelry and other handmade gift ideas! Don't miss the festive reception to meet the artists with holiday music and refreshments. Get a sneek peek here and then come in to see it all in person! 

The East Bay Gallery Tour including 8 Contra Costa County Art Galleries begins on October 6 and lasts till October 15. Come to any of the galleries and pick up your passport to be stamped at each gallery. Completed passports can be dropped off at any of the 8 galleries for a chance to win a $300 certificate to be used at any of the galleries to buy art! 
aRt Cottage in Concord
Blackhawk Gallery, ADAS in Danville
JOR Clayton Gallery in Clayton
Main Street Arts Gallery in Martinez
Moraga Art Gallery in Moraga
Valley Art Gallery in Walnut Creek
Village Theatre Gallery in Danville
Gallery Studio 55 in Martinez


Founded in 1994, Lamorinda Arts Alliance is an organization of local artists and friends who reside or work in the San Francisco – East Bay area. Its purpose is to provide coordination, education and service in order to promote and increase knowledge, appreciation and practice of the arts, and to enhance the cultural development of Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda and the surrounding communities. The group seeks to foster a better understanding of art within the community and encourage the exchange of ideas for the mutual benefit of all members through its programs, exhibits and other activities within the community.


  • Publishing a bi-monthly newsletter for all members
  • Members can have their own gallery page on our website
  • Exhibits of members’ work at various sites around the area
  • Periodic meetings, featuring an interesting program on some aspect of the art scene
  • Educational Seminars
  • Facilitating co-op galleries where Artist members’ work is exhibited and offered to the public

The aRt Cottage presents:

Concord Art Association

July 5 to August 25
Artist Open House and Reception: July 8, 2-4pm

Cranes by Nancy Roberts