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Art at the Orange County Main Library

The Orange County Public Library is committed to supporting the arts, sharing ideas and strengthening the Orange County community through the regular exhibition of local artwork. Each year, the Main Library displays artwork from the Orange County Schools in April and May, as well as 4 to 5 additional juried exhibitions. For more information see our Art Policy.


Nature of Orange Photographs


Orange County Main Library

137 W. Margaret Ln; Hillsborough, NC 27278 View Map

Phone (919) 245-2525; Fax (919) 644-3003

Current Exhibit

The Orange County Main Library is currently hosting the winning entries from the 3rd annual Nature of Orange photography contest.

The contest is co-sponsored by the Orange County Commission for the Environment, and the Orange County Parks and Recreation Council. The goal of the contest is to inspire exploration, celebration and appreciation of Orange County’s diverse landscapes and outdoor experiences.

“The Nature of Orange” Photography Contest challenges photographers to capture the beauty of Orange County’s wildlife, waterways, natural resources, and people connecting with their environment. Photos will be judged by professional artists who will award first, second and third place winners from both the youth and the adult divisions.

See all of the 2014 Nature of Orange winning photographs.