We are pleased to welcome Laura Locke for a special solo exhibit at the Orion Art Center. Laura is the OAC's 2014 Artist of the Year. Thank you to everyone who joined us for the reception! It was a beautiful evening. If you weren't able to join us, you can still experience the show which runs through August 13th. Read more about Laura here.


Congratulations to the Orion Art Center's Joan Brace Scholarship Competition award winners. The yearly event is named for artist Joan Brace, a founding member of the OAC and advocate for young artists. Special thanks to our wonderful community partners, The Chadwick Group and Oxford Bank for supporting emerging artists. Click here for more about the students and their artwork.

This crayfish is one of the creatures students are cataloging as part of their field trip to test the health of the Paint Creek. The visit brought over a hundred 8th graders to the Orion Art Center for a unique lesson in enviornmental studies that tapped both the artistic and the scientific sides of their brains. Click here for story and photos.