New Orleans Art Calendar for June 5-11, 2014 _lowres

Photo oprovided by Max Studio -- Angela King Gallery: 241 Royal St. "Homage to the Masters," a newly curated collection by pop art legend Peter Max, will be on exhibition until June 29. Shown: "Monet."

THURSDAY

  • ART ON THE ROCKS: 5 p.m. to 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: 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 Margie PerezText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color; 6 p.m., artist reception in the museum shop with Susan Bergman.Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color noma.org.

SATURDAY

  • OPENING RECEPTION: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Octavia Art Gallery, 454 Julia St. Opening reception for “Betsy Stewart: Microscopic Cosmos,” on view through June 28. Call (504) 309-4249.
  • OPENING RECEPTION FOR “QUALIA”: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Callan Contemporary, 518 Julia St. James Flynn “Qualia” through July 21. Call (504) 525-0518 or visit callancontemporary.com.

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 through June 23. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorCall (504) 524-8211.
  • Beneito’s Art : 3618 Magazine St. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Jazz, blues and Carnival-themed oil paintings by Bernard Beneito. Call (504) 891-9170.
  • CALLAN CONTEMPORARY: 518 Julia St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. James Flynn “Qualia” through July 21. Call (504) 525-0518. callancontemporary.com.
  • 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. dutchalleyartistsco-op.com.
  • THE FOUNDATION GALLERY: 608 Julia St. “Earth Vision” on view through June 7. Portion of proceeds from exhibit will benefit Metropolitan Center for Women and Children. foundationgallerynola.com.
  • 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.
  • J&S GALLERY: 3801 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to noon, Monday through Saturday. Wood carvings and art by local artists. Call (504) 952-9163.
  • KURT E. SCHON LTD: 510 St. Louis St. “The Plays of William Shakespeare,” 12 original oil paintings by Royal Academy Artists painted between 1768-1870, including Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland, R.A. of “Portrait of David Garrick as Richard III” (Act V). Call (504) 524-5462. kurteschonltd.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. Call (504) 523-4662. hnoc.org.
  • 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 “Water Water Everywhere,” an invitational exhibition where artists were asked to interpret the theme of water and its impact on life. During the show, 10 percent of the purchase price of the pieces will go to water.org. 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. longuevue.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. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. “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.
  • NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park. “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. noma.org.
  • OCTAVIA ART GALLERY: 454 Julia St. “Betsy Stewart: Microscopic Cosmos” Saturday through June 28. octaviaartgallery.com.