About Us

The Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council (LARAC) was founded in 1972 to unify the arts community and establish a cultural identity for the region. LARAC is honored to support the local artistic tradition while challenging and inspiring the community’s vision of what art is and what it contributes to our lives.

LARAC offers exhibits, workshops, lectures, readings, and artists’ demonstrations for children and adults.  Services for artists and arts organizations include:  business seminars, gallery and shop exhibition opportunities, arts festivals, grants for arts and cultural projects and more.

LARAC is located in a beautifully restored Victorian carriage house in the historic district of downtown Glens Falls, NY.


Lapham Gallery is free to visit

Hours: Monday- Saturday, 10am-3pm

Extended hours on Thursdays, 10am-6pm


LARAC Mission

The Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council’s mission is to enrich the quality of life in Warren, Washington, and Northern Saratoga Counties by supporting arts and culture through promoting, developing, sponsoring, networking, coordinating, and providing arts activities and services.

LARAC is a tax exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.