KARATEFIGHT FILM: 8 p.m., Indywood Movie Theater, 628 Elysian Fields Ave., New Orleans
RUBY & THE ROGUES AT OGDEN AFTER HOURS: 6 P.M. TO 8 P.M., OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART, 925 CAMP PLACE. LIVE MUSICAL PERFORMANCE BY SOUTHERN MUSICIANS AND INTERVIEWS BY SOUTHERN MUSIC HISTORIANS. KIDS ACTIVITIES, CASH BAR AND FOOD AVAILABLE. $10 GENERAL ADMISSION. (504) 539-9650.
FRIDAY, AUG. 1
SATCHMO SEMINARS: Cinematic Satch: Satchmo the Great: 4:30 p.m., The Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. Louis Armstrong House Museum archivist Ricky Riccardi screens the rare Edward R. Murrow theatrical documentary. Free. (504) 522-5730.
FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 P.M. TO 8 P.M., NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART, COLLINS DIBOLL CIRCLE, NEW ORLEANS. A VARIETY OF ACTIVITIES INSPIRED BY THE CURRENT EXHIBITIONS. FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION. MUSIC BY CRISTINA PEREZ AT 5:30 P.M.
SATURDAY, AUG. 2
WHITE LINEN NIGHT: 6 P.M. TO 9 P.M., NEW ORLEANS ARTS DISTRICT, 500 JULIA ST. FREE ART WALK AND BLOCK PARTY FEATURING 20 MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES, 25 LOCAL RESTAURANTS, LIVE MUSIC ON THREE STAGES, CASH BARS AND CUISINE.
“GLIMMER STEADY INSIDE THE STONE” OPENING NIGHT: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St. New exhibition of recent paintings and drawings by Nathan Durfee.
UNTAMED EMPIRE EXHIBIT AT SOREN CHRISTENSEN OPENING NIGHT: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Soren Christensen Gallery, 400 Julia St. A new body of collaborative paintings by KOLLABS (Anke Schofield and Luis Garcia-Nerey).
CAC WHITE LINEN NIGHT AFTER-PARTY: 9 P.M. TO 11 P.M., CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER, NEW ORLEANS, 900 CAMP ST., NEW ORLEANS, DJ DANCE PARTY FEATURING DJ SETS FROM BOUFFANT AND DVRA, AND PERFORMANCES BY ARTISTS FROM “MARK OF THE FEMININE.” $10. WWW.CACNO.ORG.
SUNDAY, AUG. 3
GALLERY TALK WITH TOM RANKIN: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp Place. A discussion of Georgia photographer Paul Kwilecki led by longtime friend Tom Rankin. $10 general admission.
MONDAY, AUG. 4
DOCUMENTARY FILM-URBAN KRYPTONITE: African Roots, Foreign Diseases: 7 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave. Documentary exploring disease within the African diaspora, followed by Q&A with cast members. $15-$20.
STEINBECK, THE ART OF FICTION: Irish Cultural Museum, 933 Conti St. Sculptor Lew Aytes and photographer Robert Nease collaborative exhibit honoring the author.
BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: Power and Privilege in the Spanish American Home, 1492-1898: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, Collins Diboll Circle. The first major exhibition in the United States to explore the private lives and interiors, focusing on the house as a principal repository of fine and decorative art.
RISING UP: Hale Woodruff’s Murals at Talladega College: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, Collins Diboll Circle. A collaboration between the High Museum of Art and Talladega College, conserving Woodruff’s murals commissioned by Talladega College in 1938 and presents them to a national audience for the first time.
KEEPING TIME: Extraordinary Images from Louisiana’s Musical Past: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., The Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. Photographs from the museum’s music collection.
LOUISIANA CONTEMPORARY: 7 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp Place. A statewide, juried exhibition of work from around Louisiana.
HISTORIC BLACK COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES ART SHOWCASE: Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp Place. A curated show of works from students attending historically black colleges and universities in Louisiana.