THURSDAY

  • ART ON THE ROCKS: 5 p.m.-8 p.m., W Hotel New Orleans, 333 Poydras St. Artists in residence showcase their work. Also includes a DJ, drink specials and giveaways. Call (504) 525-9444. wneworleans.com/artontherocks.

FRIDAY

  • FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle. 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Art on the Spot, free art activities; 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., music by Marc StoneText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color; 6 p.m.,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Unfathomable City Lecture:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color “Lead and Lies” with Rebecca Solnit and Mel Chin. noma.org.
  • AESTHETIC AFFAIRS OPENING RECEPTION: 8 p.m., Inner Recess Recording Studios, 1068 Magazine St. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. Email Innerrecess@gmail.com.

SATURDAY

  • FAMILY DAY: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle. Bring the family to NOMA for a day filled with art-inspired activities, music, performances, and more. noma.org.

ANNUAL STUDENT SHOW OPENING RECEPTION: 6 P.M. TO 8 P.M., THE ACADEMY GALLERY, 5256 MAGAZINE ST. WORK WILL BE ON DISPLAY UNTIL JULY 18. CALL (504) 899-8111.

ONGOING

  • Academy Gallery: 5256 Magazine St. Annual Student Show until July 18. Call (504) 899-8111.
  • ANGELA KING GALLERY: 241 Royal St. A newly-curated collection by artist legend, Peter Max, will be on exhibition and available for acquisition from Friday through June 23. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorCall (504) 524-8211.
  • ARTHUR ROGER GALLERY: 432 Julia St. Call (504) 522-1999 or visit arthurrogergallery.com.
  • THE ARIODANTE GALLERY: 535 Julia St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday or by appointment. Call (504) 524-3233.
  • Beneito’s Art : 3618 Magazine St. Jazz, blues and Carnival-theme oil paintings by Bernard Beneito. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Call (504) 891-9170.
  • CALLAN CONTEMPORARY: 518 Julia St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. “I Search in Snow” by Sibylle Peretti through May 31. Call (504) 525-0518 or visit callancontemporary.com.
  • BOYD | SATELLITE GALLERY: 440 Julia St., 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Call (504) 581-2440.
  • CAROL ROBINSON GALLERY: 840 Napoleon Ave., at Magazine Street. Mary Hardy “Symbols and Surfaces” through May 31. Call (504) 895-6130 or visit carolrobinsongallery.com.
  • COLE PRATT GALLERY: 3800 Magazine St. “City in Mind” by Barbara Brainard through May 31. Call (504) 891-6789.
  • Contemporary arts center: 900 Camp St. “30 Americans” through June 15. Call (504) 528-3805.
  • DUTCH ALLEY ARTISTS’ CO-OP: 912 N. Peters St. Representing 25 local artists working in fabric, glass, clay, photography, etc. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Call (504) 412-9220 or visit dutchalleyartistsco-op.com.
  • THE FRONT: 4100 St. Claude Ave. nolafront.org.
  • GARDEN DISTRICT GALLERY: 1332 Washington Ave. Louisiana Watercolor Society 44th annual International Exhibition through May 25. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays. Free. gardendistrictgallery.com. Call (504) 891-3032.
  • HALL-BARNETT GALLERY: 237 Chartres St. Matteo Neivert’s “Tides,” and new works by Jorge Lovato, through May. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Monday.
  • HISTORIC NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION: 410 Chartres St. “From Cameo to Close Up: Louisiana in Film,” the history of movie-making in New Orleans as seen in posters, photographs and more. Through Nov. 26. Call (504) 523-4662.
  • IRISH CULTURAL MUSEUM: 933 Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorConti St., New Orleans. “Jewelry Box Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color— Irish Hidden Gems,” works by Irish photographer Daragh Muldowney on view through May 24. icmnola.com.
  • J&S GALLERY: 3801 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson. Wood carvings and art by local artists. Open 8 a.m. to noon, Monday through Saturday. Call (504) 952-9163.
  • JEAN BRAGG GALLERY OF SOUTHERN ART: 600 Julia St. “Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorThe Quintessential Vieux Carre Genre” by Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorOscar Quesada on view through May 31. jeanbragg.com .
  • JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY: 400A Julia St. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and by appointment. “Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorStronger than Dirt” by Gina Phillips on view through Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorMay 31. Call (504) 522-5471 or visit jonathanferraragallery.com.
  • LAURA SIMON NELSON GALLERIES FOR LOUISIANA ART: 400 Chartres St. “Creole World:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Photographs of New Orleans and the Latin Caribbean Sphere,” by Richard SextonText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color through Dec. 7. Free. hnoc.org or call (504) 523-4662.
  • LeMieux Galleries: 332 Julia St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday.Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Jon Langford “Summer Stars” through May 31. Call (504) 522-5988.
  • LONGUE VUE HOUSE AND GARDENS: 7 Bamboo Road. Margaret Hull “Intended Legacies” on display until Aug. 3. Call (504) 293-4712 or longuevue.com.
  • MARTINE CHAISSON GALLERY: 727 Camp St. martinechaissongallery.com.
  • OBJETS TROUVES: 3956 Magazine St. Frank Giovingo’s “Louisiana Wetlands” and works by Isabelle Jacopin. Call (504) 897-5066.
  • EWCOMB ART GALLERY: Tulane University. “Early Modern Faces:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color European Portraits 1480-1780Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color,” through June 29. Free. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
  • New Orleans healing center: 2372 St. Claude Ave. “Images from Paradise” by Madeleine Faust on view through May 31. Closing reception 5 p.m.-7 p.m., May 31. Call (504) 940-1130.
  • NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park. “Rematch,” a retrospective of conceptual artist Mel Chin, through May 25. “Rising Up:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Hale Woodruff’s Murals at Talladega College” through Sept. 14. Call (504) 658-4100 or visit noma.org.
  • OCTAVIA ART GALLERY: 454 Julia St. Michel Varisco: “Fluid States.” octaviaartgallery.com.
  • RHINO CONTEMPORARY CRAFT GALLERY: Second floor, The Shops at Canal Place. Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Call (504) 523-7945.