Arts calendar for the week of March 6, 2015 _lowres

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  • JEFFREY STENBOM — THANK YOU: Reception Friday, March 6; through March 13, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. MFA thesis exhibition of cast glass, mixed media and installations. (504) 314-2228. www.carrollgallery.tulane.edu.
  • FINAL ART AUCTION PREVIEW PARTY: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, March 7, Martin Lawrence Gallery, 433 Royal St., New Orleans. Preview for March 22 auction of works by Chagall, Picasso, Erte, Lichtenstein, Murakami, Rembrandt, Warhol and others that may also be purchased. RSVP required. (504) 299-9055. www.martinlawrence.com.
  • TENNESSEE WILLIAMS — THE PLAYWRIGHT AND THE PAINTER: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 7; exhibit through May 31, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Oil paintings done by Tennessee Williams at his home in Key West, Florida. (504) 539-9606. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
  • ARTIST SPACES: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 7; exhibit through July 12, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Photographs by Tina Freeman of 21 New Orleans artists and the places they create included in her recent book. (504) 539-9606. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
  • PHIL SANDUSKY: Opening reception 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m Saturday, March 7.; exhibit through March 28, Cole Pratt Gallery, 3800 Magazine St., New Orleans. Local painter Sandusky presents his most recent work, including images of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, and New Orleans. (504) 891-6789. www.coleprattgallery.com.
  • CULTURAL MECHANIC: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 7; exhibit through July 12, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Ceramics and drawings by Jim Roche. (504) 539-9606. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
  • FROM OUR SHALLOW WATERS — STILL LIVES FROM THE COAST OF NEW ORLEANS: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 7; exhibit through April 11, LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Paintings by Billy Solitario. (504) 522-5988.
  • ON YOUR MARK: Opening reception 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, March 8, Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Lane, New Orleans. Join artists T.J. Black, Mary Burns, Alex Harvie, Amy Harvie, Brent Houzenga and Jill Mulkey for a live art battle of the most creative painting of Longue Vue’s Discovery Garden. Silent auction of the paintings and art activities for children. View works through April 11. (504) 293-4721. www.longuevue.com.
  • COMPOSITION IN STEEL AND FAVORITE THINGS: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. March 14; exhibit through April 4, Second Story Gallery, The New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Works by artists Gina Laguna and Cynthia Ramirez. (504) 940-1130. www.neworleanshealingcenter.org.
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. COMMEMORATIVE ART EXHIBITION: Through Saturday, March 7, Ashé Cultural Arts Center, 1724 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Theme for the exhibit is “The Only Road to Freedom.” (504) 715-8137. www.ashecac.org.
  • QUÉ BOLA ASERE, CELEBRATING CUBA: Through Sunday, March 8, New Orleans Photo Alliance, 1111 St. Mary St., New Orleans. Group photography exhibit. (504) 610-4899. www.neworleansphotoalliance.org.
  • THE HORIZON TRIES: Through Sunday, March 8, Good Children Gallery, 4037 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Show by Lala Rascic, Fojus Gupa and Lana Cmajcanin looks at nature in Louisiana and beyond with video and program of gallery events. www.goodchildrengallery.com.
  • IMEN DJOUINI — FLUTTER: Reception is March 26; March 18 through March 27, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. MFA thesis exhibition of mixed media and installations. (504) 314-2228. www.carrollgallery.tulane.edu.
  • PHOTO-UNREALISM: Through March 15, New Orleans Museum of Art, Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Explores the history of the abstract, the unreal and the surreal in photography. (504) 658-4100. www.noma.org.
  • STOP THINKING SO MUCH: Through March 17, Collins Diboll Art Gallery, Monroe Library, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Drawings by Christopher Deris. (504) 861-5456. www.loyno.edu/dibollgallery.
  • SALUTATIONS: Through April 5, New Orleans Museum of Art, Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Josephine Sacabo’s collaged and distorted photographic images with a wet collodion on metal process. (504) 658-4100. www.noma.org.
  • INNOCENCE, TEMPTATION AND POWER — THE EVOLUTION OF WOMEN IN ART: Opening preview 6 p.m. March 26; exhibit through May 4, M.S. Rau Gallery, 630 Royal St., New Orleans. Works by masters including Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Norman Rockwell. (504) 523-5660. www.rauantiques.com.
  • ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Through March 31, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Wood-turning artist Tom Dunne’s work featured. (504) 539-9650. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
  • BEN FOX-MCCORD — ABSURD DIVINATIONS: Reception Friday, April 15; April 8 through April 17, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. MFA thesis exhibition of intricate drawings, prints and installations. (504) 314-2228. www.carrollgallery.tulane.edu.
  • REVISITING THE GODDESS: Through April 30, 826 Gravier St., New Orleans. Mixed media mural weaves ancients with contemporary female iconography. (504) 427-9746. www.angelakinggallery.com.
  • SOUTH: Through May 10, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Photography by Mark Steinmetz exploring the fragile and sublime visual tapestry of everyday life. (504) 539-9650. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
  • WOODCARVINGS AND PAINTINGS: J&S Gallery, 3801 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson. (504) 952-9163.
  • PUPPY LOVE WITH MY ANGELS FROM ABOVE: Berta’s and Mina’s Antiquities Gallery, 4138 Magazine St., New Orleans. Paintings by Mina Lanzas and Nilo Lanzas. (504) 895-6201.
  • ENCHANTMENT: Fairynola, 5715 Magazine St., New Orleans. Paintings by Jodan and Louise Rimington. (504) 269-2033. www.fairynola.com.
  • ROMANCING BANALITY: Gallery Orange, 819 Royal St., New Orleans. Multimedia installation by Lyle Carbajal. (504) 875-4006.
  • PINKNEY HEBERT ARTWORK: Boyd|Satellite Gallery, 440 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 581-2440. www.boydsatellitegallery.com.
  • ANTOINE’S RESTAURANT EXHIBIT: Southern Food and Beverage Museum, O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. To commemorate the historic French Quarter eatery’s 175th anniversary. (504) 569-0405. www.southernfood.org.