LOIS CHILES: Richard Deutsch, Carole A. Feuerman, Beth Lambert. Through Oct. 11, Octavia Art Gallery, 454 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 309-4249. www.octaviaartgallery.com.
OF PAINT AND PAPER: A Survey of Monotype Collage Paintings by Keith Perelli, 2011-Present. Through Oct. 2. Isaac Delgado Fine Arts Gallery, 615 City Park Ave., Isaac Delgado Hall, New Orleans. Perelli’s figurative mixed media work focuses on socio-political and personal themes of conflict and discord. Opening reception Sept. 4 5-7 p.m. (504) 671-6377. www.dcc.edu/departments/art-gallery.
ERADICATION — A FORM OF OBSESSSION AND ONE AND TOGETHER: Sculptures by Chakaia Booker and Katherine Taylor (respectively). Through Oct. 2. Newcomb Art Gallery, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. (504) 865-5328. www.newcombartgallery.tulane.edu.
RUN THROUGH THE JUNGLE: Jessica Bizer and Shelia Santamaria exhibit paintings and installation work. Through Oct. 4. The Aquarium Gallery and Studio, 934 Montegut St., New Orleans. Fun, inventive, neon, airbrushed, sculpted jungles that might have time warped you to the early ’90s. Opening reception Sept. 13 6-10 p.m. (504) 701-0511. Theaquariumstudios.wix.com/theaquariumstudios.
MARK OF THE FEMININE: works by a selection of multigenerational female and female-identifying contemporary artists in a variety of mediums. Through Oct. 4. Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. (504) 528-3805. cacno.org.
INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE CENTER EXHIBITION: Outstanding student achievement in contemporary sculpture award-winning works. Through Oct. 4. Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. The ISC program’s winners were selected from a pool of over 414 student nominees from 159 universities in eight countries across the globe. (504) 528-3805. cacno.org.
SUGAR AFTER STRANGER: Susan Bowers. Through Oct. 4. Barrister’s Gallery, 2331 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Also PopUp exhibit and installation by Kristen Meyer. Opening reception Sept. 13 at 6 p.m. (504) 710-4506. www.barristersgallery.com.
DATA SHADOWS: Exhibit by AnnieLaurie Erickson. Through Oct. 8. Carroll Gallery at Tulane University, 202 Woldenberg Art Center, New Orleans. Opening reception and artist walkthrough Aug. 28 5:30-8 p.m. (504) 314-2228. carrollgallery.tulane.edu.
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. Traveling exhibit includes photos, news articles and other materials from across the country during this period. (504) 81-4786
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.
THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF SOLITUDE: Opening Oct. 4 through Oct. 28. Carol Robinson Gallery, 840 Napoleon St., New Orleans. New work by Bernard Mattox. (504) 895-6130. www.carolrobinsongallery.com.
SELF-PROCESSING — INSTANT PHOTOGRAPHY: Opening Oct. 4 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.
GASPERI COLLECTION — SELF-TAUGHT, OUTSIDER AND VISIONARY ART: Opening Oct. 4 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.
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.
UNTITLED: Works by Lee Morais: Through Oct. 26, The Foundation Gallery, 1109 Royal St., New Orleans. Proceeds to benefit Habitat for Humanity NOLA. (504) 568-0955. www.foundationgallerynola.com.
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 citywide Prospect.3 exhibition through Jan. 25. Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. (504) 293-4112.