CLEMENTINE HUNTER SKETCHBOOK BOOK LAUNCH: 6 p.m. Thursday, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. The book, contains 26 previously unseen oil works by the Louisiana artist. Copies will be on sale. (504) 539-9650. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
EN PLEIN AIR: Opening 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, through March 1, Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. Works by artist and instructor Phil Sandusky and his students Peg Usner and Ken Hopel. RSVP for opening reception. (504) 293-4724. www.longuevue.com.
STOP THINKING SO MUCH: Opening reception 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, through March 17; Collins C. Diboll Art Gallery, Monroe Library, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Drawings by Christoper Deris. (504) 861-5456. www.loyno.educ/dibollgallery
EDWARD BEAR MILLER: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, through Feb. 28; Octavia Art Gallery, 454 Julia St., New Orleans. Figurative, gestural and bold representations of contemporary surroundings. (504) 309-4249. www.octaviagallery.com.
GROVER MOUTON: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, through Feb. 28; Octavia Art Gallery, 454 Julia St., New Orleans. Hand drawings illustrating urban design proposals. (504) 309-4249. www.octaviagallery.com.
QUE BOLA ASERE, CELEBRATING CUBA: Opening reception 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, through Feb. 28; New Orleans Photo Alliance, 1111 St. Mary St., New Orleans. Group photography exhibit. (504) 610-4899. www.neworleansphotoalliance.org.
REVELRY, ROYALTY AND KING CAKE: Opening reception 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, through Feb. 28; New Orleans Glassworks and Printmaking Studio, 727 Magazine St., New Orleans. Glass sculptures by Kyle Herr and Jason Christian, prints by Jessica Normington. (504) 529-7277. www.neworleansglassworks.com.
COMPLEMENTARY PERSPECTIVES: Through Feb. 7; Second Story Gallery, Healing Arts Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave. New Orleans. Paintings by Rebecca Birtel Madura and Jeffrey Stolier. (504) 940-1130. www.neworleanshealingcenter.org.
TENNESSEE WILLIAMS — THE PLAYWRIGHT AND THE PAINTER: Opening Feb. 7 through May 31, reception March 7; Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Oil paintings done by Williams at his home in Key West, Fla. (504) 539-9606. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
BORROWED RELICS — THE LAST OF THE LARGE POLAROID TRANSFERS: Through Feb. 7, Scott Edwards Photography Gallery, 2109 Decatur St., New Orleans. Works by Anna Tomczak. (504) 610-0581. www.scottedwardsgallery.com.
HENRY LIPKIS: Opening Tuesday, Feb. 10; reception Feb. 12; through Feb. 17, Gallery Twenty One Fourteen, 2114 Decatur St., New Orleans. Solo show of works by mural artist Lipkis. (504) 941-7119. www.gallerytwentyonefourteen.com.
HATS OFF TO DR. SEUSS!: Through Feb. 14, 716 Bienville St., New Orleans. The first exhibit of Theodor Geisel’s private hat collection and works adapted from his original drawings. (504) 524-8211. www.angelakinggallery.com.
MEXICO, WORLD HERITAGE CITIES: Through Feb. 15, Art Gallery of the Consulate of Mexico, 901 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans. Photographs of UNESCO-recognized sites in Mexico. (504) 528-3722.
ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION: Through Feb. 17, Carol Robinson Gallery, 840 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. (504) 895-6130. www.carolrobinsongallery.com.
CARNIVAL!: Through Feb. 17, Garden District Gallery, 1332 Washington Ave., New Orleans. Group invitation exhibition of multimedia works by artists including Patti Adams, Bevil Knapp, Ellis Lucia, Rolland Golden, Alan Falttman and Andy Levin. (504) 891-3032. www.gardendistrictgallery.com.
GASPERI COLLECTION — SELF-TAUGHT, OUTSIDER AND VISIONARY ART: Through Feb. 22, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. The exhibit will include a portfolio of 26 previously unseen works on paper by Louisiana artist Clementine Hunter. (504) 539-9650. ogdenmuseum.org.
GO TO THE MARDI GRAS: Through Feb. 28, Jean Bragg Gallery, 600 Julia St., New Orleans. A group show of Carnival art from the past to the present. (504) 895-7375. www.jeanbragg.com
RECOMPOSED: Through Feb. 28, Bellocq, Hotel Modern, 936 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Figurative mixed media work by Ben Hamburger. (504) 962-0900. www.thehotelmodern.com/bellocq.
EXCAVATIONS AND MONUMENTS — WORKS IN PLASTER: Through Feb. 28, LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Alan Gerson exhibition. (504) 522-5988. www.lemieuxgalleries.com.
BECOMING INVISIBLE: Through Feb. 28, LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Works by Jesse Poimboeuf. (504) 522-5988. www.lemieuxgalleries.com.
PICTURES OF THE YEAR: Through Feb. 28, Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Photos from international competition. (504) 568-6993.
BIG APPETITES: Through Feb. 28, Guthrie Contemporary, 3815 Magazine St., New Orleans.
DEGAS’ LITTLE DANCER AGED FOURTEEN: Through March 1, 2015, NOMA, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. The only three-dimensional work by Degas is highlighted among his works. (504) 658-4199. noma.org.
BODY ELECTRIC: Through March 1, The Foundation Gallery, 1109 Royal St. New Orleans. Group exhibition featuring works by Pinky Bass, Doug Baulos, Kelwin Coleman, Barbara Groves, Heather Hansen and Sadie Sheldon that celebrates and explores both the tangible and the intangible electricity, mystery and power the human body holds. (504) 568-0955. www.foundationgallerynola.com.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. COMMEMORATIVE ART EXHIBITION: Through 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.
PHOTO-UNREALISM: Through March 15, New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 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.
FROM OUR SHALLOW WATERS — STILL-LIVES FROM THE COAST OF NEW ORLEANS: Opening reception 6 p.m. March 7; through April 11, LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Paintings by Billy Solitario. (504) 522-5988. www.lemieuxgalleries.com.
SALUTATIONS: Through April 5, New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 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; 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.
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.
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.
LAND-SCAPES — PHOTOGRAPHY, DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS: River House, 8122 Saro Lane, Poydras. Works by local artists Errol Baron, Ron Bechet, Henry Butler, Sandra Russell Clark, Tina Freeman, Gabrielle Gaspard, Gary Cecchine, Jillian Gibson, William Guion, Simon Gunning, Diego Larguia, John McDonald, Robert Perrin, Sandra Buring Pulitzer, Rudolf Karl Radlinger, Richard Sexton and the late Jane Randolph Wipple. Located in a new art space near the levee and the lake created by the crevasse of 1922. Organized by Creative Alliance of New Orleans. (504) 218-4807. www.cano-la.org.