• PASTORAL UNIVERSE: Through Oct. 12. Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. An immersive installation by Shawn Hall where the viewer is placed within the piece looking out. (504) 539-9650. ogdenmuseum.org.
  • STOP CRYING: Opening Oct. 11, 6 p.m., through Nov. 23. Hall-Barnett Gallery, 237 Chartres St., New Orleans. New works by Marzia Faggin, Camille Iemmolo and B. Moody. (504) 522-5657. www.hallbarnett.com.
  • GOLDFINCH AND GUIDRY: Opening Oct. 11, 6 p.m., through Nov. 1, Barrister’s Gallery, 2331 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Paintings by Jessica Goldfinch and Amy Guidry. (504) 710-4506. www.barristersgallery.com.
  • CHECK OUT: Opening Oct. 11, 6 p.m., through Nov. 2, Staple Goods, 1340 St. Roch Ave., New Orleans. Mixed media by Katrina Andry, Thomasine Bartlett, Aaron Collier, Elizabeth Chen and others. (504) 908-7331. www.postmedium.org/staplegoods.
  • GROUP SHOW: Through Oct. 11. Lois Chiles, Richard Deutsch, Carole A. Feuerman, Beth Lambert, Octavia Art Gallery, 454 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 309-4249. www.octaviaartgallery.com.
  • CHILDREN, YOUTH AND CIVIL RIGHTS, 1951-1968 AND CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE’S CONTRIBUTION TO CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT: Through Oct. 15. Will W. Alexander Library, Dillard University, 2601 Gentilly Blvd., New Orleans. The traveling exhibit includes photos, news articles and other materials from Virginia, Arkansas, Pennsylvania, Mississippi, New York, Chicago and Milwaukee. (504) 571-2160.
  • ROMANCING BANALITY: A mash-up of anti-artistry, folk and contemporary themes by Lyle Carbajal. Preview Oct. 17, 6-9 p.m., opening Oct. 18. Gallery Orange, 819 Royal St., New Orleans (504) 875-4006. www.gallery-orange.com.
  • COLLABORATIONS: Through Oct. 18. DuMois Gallery, 4609 Freret St., New Orleans. Vessels by Rachael DePauw and William DePauw. (504) 818-6032. www.dumoisgallery.com.
  • PINKNEY HEBERT: Boyd|Satellite Gallery, 440 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 581-2440. www.boydsatellitegallery.com.
  • A SCULPTURAL RETROSPECTIVE: Through Oct. 23. Thomas Mann Gallery I/O, 1812 Magazine St., New Orleans. Sculptures by Mann. (504) 581-2113. www.thomasmann.com.
  • 7,000-DAY CANDLES: Through Oct. 25. Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia St., New Orleans. Video installation by Dave Greber. (504) 522-1999. www.arthurrogergallery.com.
  • BEAUTIFUL DIRT– BALLGOWNS OF LIGHTNESS AND DARK: Through Oct. 25. Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia St., New Orleans. Sculptures by Lesley Dill. (504) 522-1999. www.arthurrogergallery.com.
  • FEEL GOOD PAINTINGS FOR FEEL BAD TIMES: Through Oct. 25. Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia St., New Orleans. Neon works and large-scale paintings by Deborah Kass. (504) 522-1999. www.arthurrogergallery.com.
  • UNTITLED: Through Oct. 25. Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia St., New Orleans. Meticulously created mandala-like compositions as well as evolved works incorporating paint in synthesized large-scale portrait and still-life assemblages by Troy Dugas. (504) 522-1999. www.arthurrogergallery.com.
  • MORAIS: Through Oct. 26, The Foundation Gallery, 1109 Royal St., New Orleans. Works by Lee Morais. Proceeds to benefit Habitat for Humanity NOLA. (504) 568-0955. www.foundationgallerynola.com.
  • SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! THE BOSWELL SISTERS OF NEW ORLEANS: Through Oct. 26. The Historic New Orleans Collection, 529 Royal St., New Orleans. Rediscover the Boswell Sisters, one of the city’s most celebrated musical exports. (504) 523-4662. www.hnoc.org.
  • FIFTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION: Through Oct. 26. Garden District Gallery, 1332 Washington Ave., New Orleans. Mixed media sculptures and oil, watercolor and pastel paintings by Auseklis Ozols, Rolland Gold, Alan Flattman and others. (504) 891-3032. www.gardendistrictgallery.com.
  • TEN FOR TEN’S SAKE: Through Oct. 26. Ten Gallery, 4432 Magazine St., New Orleans. Second annual collection by 10 artists. (504) 333-1414. www.tengallerynola.com.
  • ENCHANTMENT: Fairynola, 5715 Magazine St., New Orleans. Paintings by Jodan and Louise Rimington. (504) 269-2033. www.fairynola.com.
  • PUPPY LOVE WITH MY ANGELS FROM ABOVE: Berta’s and Mina’s Antiquitites Gallery, 4138 Magazine St., New Orleans. Paintings by Mina Lanzas and Nilo Lanzas. (504) 895-6201.
  • LA PETITE MORT: Oct. 25 through Jan. 25, 2015. Coup d’oeil Art Consortium, 2033 Magazine St., New Orleans. Works by Blaine Capone, James Taylor Bonds and M. Silver Smith. A P.3+ exhibit. (504) 722-0876. www.coupdoeilartconsortium.com.
  • THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF SOLITUDE: Through Oct. 28. Carol Robinson Gallery, 840 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. New work by Bernard Mattox. (504) 895-6130. www.carolrobinsongallery.com.
  • FROM BARBED WIRE TO BATTLEFIELDS–JAPANESE AMERICAN EXPERIENCES IN WWII: Through Oct. 31. National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. (504) 527-6341. www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • BLOWN GLASS SCULPTURE: Through Oct. 31. New Orleans Glassworks & Printmaking Studio, 727 Magazine St., New Orleans. Works by Kyle Herr. (504) 529-7277. www.neworleansglassworks.com.
  • GLASS SHRINES: Through Oct. 31. New Orleans Glassworks & Printmaking Studio, 727 Magazine St., New Orleans. Works by Robert Burch. (504) 529-7277. www.neworleansglassworks.com.
  • HARBORING PARADOX: Through Oct. 31. Academy Gallery, 5256 Magazine St., New Orleans. Oil paintings by Garth Swanson. (504) 899-8111. www.noafa.com.
  • OIL PAINTINGS: Through Oct. 31. Academy Gallery, 5256 Magazine St., New Orleans. Works by Nancy Dawes. (504) 899-8111. www.noafa.com.
  • OIL PAINTINGS: Through Oct. 31, Jean Bragg Gallery of Southern Art, 600 Julia St., New Orleans. Works by Charles G. Smith. (504) 895-7375. www.jeanbragg.com.
  • THE SPACE BETWEEN: Through Oct. 31. Ariodante Gallery, 535 Julia St., New Orleans. New work by Gustavo Duque, Debbie Villa and Ben Hamburger. (504) 524-3233. www.ariodantegallery.com.
  • NEW WORKS: Through Nov. 3. Angela King Gallery, 241 Royal St., New Orleans. New works from Andy Baird. (504) 524-8211. www.angelakinggallery.com.
  • ART, ENVIRONMENT AND OBSERVATIONS: Through Nov. 15. LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julie St., New Orleans. Paintings by Deedra Ludwig. (504) 522-5988. www.lemieuxgalleries.com.
  • FROM CAMEO TO CLOSE-UP–LOUISIANA IN FILM: Through Nov. 26. The Historic New Orleans Collection, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. Posters, lobby cards, photographs, press books and other ephemera from the silent era to the mid-1990s. Louisiana’s climate and scenery have attracted filmmakers since the silent era. (504) 523-4662. www.hnoc.org.
  • CREOLE WORLD: Through Dec. 6, Historic New Orleans Collection, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. Photographs of New Orleans and the Latin Caribbean sphere. . (504) 523-4662. www.hnoc.org .
  • ART OF THE CUP AND TEAPOT SPOTLIGHT: through Dec. 7. Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Ceramic pieces from selected artist will be exhibited during the museum’s seventh annual cup exhibition and first spotlight. (504) 539-9650. ogdenmuseum.org.
  • SELF-PROCESSING — INSTANT PHOTOGRAPHY: Through Jan. 4, 2015. Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Varied array of photographs show with instant film. (504) 539-9650. ogdenmuseum.org.
  • GUNS IN THE HANDS OF ARTISTS: Through Jan. 24, 2015. Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, 400 Julia St., New Orleans. Decommissioned guns repurposed as art. (504) 522-5471. www.jonathanferraragallery.com.
  • GASPERI COLLECTION —SELF-TAUGHT, OUTSIDER AND VISIONARY ART: Through Feb. 22, 2015. 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.
  • FROM CAMEO TO CLOSE-UP —LOUISIANA IN FILM: Through Nov. 26, The Historic New Orleans Collection Williams Research Center, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. Posters, lobby cards, photographs, press books and other ephemera from the silent era to the mid-1990s. Louisiana’s climate and scenery have attracted filmmakers since the silent era. (504) 523-4662. www.hnoc.org/lainfilm.
  • CREOLE WORLD —PHOTOGRAPHS OF NEW ORLEANS AND THE LATIN CARIBBEAN SPHERE: through Dec. 6, The Historic New Orleans Collection Williams Research Center, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. Richard Sexton’s architectural and urban images from 38 years of travel. (504) 523-4662. www.hnoc.org/creoleworldexhibition.
  • WOODCARVINGS AND PAINTINGS: By local artists. J&S Gallery, 3801 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson. 9 a.m. to noon, Monday through Saturday. (504) 952-9163.
  • SHIGERU BAN AND CAMILLE HENROT: part of the city-wide Prospect.3 exhibition through Jan. 25, 2015. Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. (504) 293-4112.