New Orleans Arts Calendar, March 31-April 6, 2016 _lowres

Photo provided by LeMieux Galleries. 'Saya Dreams of Mama' by Leslie Staub, 12"x23", oil on paper, is part of the 'Mama's Nightingale' exhibition opening Saturday at 6 p.m. at LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Also opening is 'Song Paintings' by Jon Langford. (504) 522-5988. lemieuxgalleries.com.

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UPCOMING OPENINGS:

  • OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART: “Arthur Kern: The Surreal Work of a Reclusive Sculptor.” Opening reception 6 p.m. Thursday. Through July 17. 925 Camp St., New Orleans. (504) 539-9650. ogdenmuseum.org.
  • ACADEMY GALLERY: “Tracks of Nature” by Craig Brumfield and “New Work” by Jerrod Partridge, portraits, drawings and landscapes. Opening reception 6 p.m. Saturday. 5256 Magazine St., New Orleans. noafa.com
  • COLLINS C. DIBOLL GALLERY: Lecture by New York-based conceptual artist Patricia Cronin. J. Edgar and Louise S. Monroe Library, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. loyno.edu/dibollgallery.
  • GALLERY 600 JULIA: “Recollection,” Thomas Lofton’s oil paintings of old New Orleans. Opening reception 6 p.m. Saturday. Through April 30. 600 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 895-7375. gallery600julia.com.
  • JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY: “Friends and Neighbors,” works by Gina Phillips, and “Between the River and the Lake,” works by Bonnie Maygarden. Opening reception 6 p.m. Saturday. Through May 28. 400A Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 522-5471. jonathanferraragallery.com
  • LEMIEUX GALLERIES: “Mama’s Nightingale by Edwidge Danticat,” original illustrations by Leslie Staub for the recently published book. Through April 30. Also, “Song Paintings” by Jon Langford. Opening reception 6 p.m. Saturday. Through May 28. 332 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 522-5988. lemieuxgalleries.com.
  • MARTIN LAWRENCE GALLERIES: “Art With A Twist,” Robert Deyber’s whimsical works. Opening reception Saturday, April 9. Through April 26. 433 Royal St., New Orleans. (504) 299-9055. martinlawrence.com.
  • NEW ORLEANS ART CENTER: “Duck Sauce” exhibition of more than 20 artists, curated by Dapper Bruce Lafitte. Opening reception Saturday, April 9. 3330 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. (707) 779-9317.
  • LONGUE VUE HOUSE AND GARDENS: “Collective Media III” works by Xavier University senior Shavondria Jackson. Opening reception April 21. 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. (504) 293-4724. longuevue.com.