• WHERE: Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorTHE EXPLORATION OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND PLACE, 1843-2014: Through Jan. 31. A Gallery for Fine Photography, 241 Chartres St., New Orleans. Spanning the history of photograph, ranging from works by Cartier-Bresson, Adams to Leibovits. (504) 568-1313. www.agallery.com.
  • COSMOS TRANSITION: Through Dec. 23, The Foundation Gallery, 1109 Royal St., New Orleans. Works by Jon Coffelt to benefit BreakOUT! (504) 568-0955. www.foundationagallerynola.com.
  • JAMES BEAMAN: Through Nov. 30. Cole Pratt Gallery, 3800 Magazine St., New Orleans. Baton Rouge-based artist Beaman exhibits abstract, acrylic paintings. (504) 891-6789. www.coleprattgallery.com.
  • TULANE CONTEMPORARY.3: Through Jan. 25. Carroll Gallery, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University 6823 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. New works by tenured and tenure-track professors in the Newcomb Art Department. (504) 314-2228. carrollgallery.tulane.edu.
  • PROSPECT.3, TOTEMS NOT TABOO: Through Jan. 25. Newcomb Art Gallery, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Works by Jew Locke, Ebony Patterson, Monir Farxmanfarmaian and Andrea Fraser. (504) 314-2406. www.newcombartgallery.tulane.edu.
  • PROSPECT.3 NOTES FOR NOW: Through Jan. 25. NOMA, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Exhibit shows engagement with the modern and contemporary. (504) 658-4100. www.noma.org.
  • PROSPECT.3 NOTES FOR NOW: Through Jan. 25. Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Works under seven themes that follow “Somewhere and Not Anywhere.” (504) 539-9650. www.ogdenmuseum.org.
  • PROSPECT.3 NOTES FOR NOW: Through Jan. 25. Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. An exploration of global and universal trends in contemporary art through various artist. (504) 528-3805. cacno.org.
  • WATER’S EDGE: Through Oct. 30. Soren Christensen Gallery, 400 Julia St., New Orleans. Paintings by Steven Seinberg. (504) 569-9501. www.sorengallery.com.
  • BRAND LOYALTY: Through Oct. 30. Soren Christensen Gallery, 400 Julia St., New Orleans. Paintings by William Dunlap. (504) 569-9501. www.sorengallery.com.
  • SHOOTING FROM THE HIP: Through Oct. 30. Art Gallery of the Consulate of Mexico, 901 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans. Photography by Michael Alford. culturalagendaoftheconsulateofmexico.blogspot.com.
  • ALI GOLKAR: Through Oct. 31, Martin Lawrence Galleries, 433 Royal St., New Orleans. New works by Golkar. (504) 299-9055. www.martinlawrence.com.
  • TRANSCENDENCE: Opening reception, 6 p.m. Nov. 1 through Nov. 29. Carol Robinson Gallery, 840 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. Works in pastel by Sandra Burshell. (504) 895-6130. www.sandraburshell.com.
  • JESSICA GOLDFINCH, AMY GUIDRY: through Nov. 1, Barrister’s Gallery, 2331 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Paintings by Goldfinch and Guidry. (504) 710-4506. www.barristersgallery.com.
  • AMERICAN CONVERSATIONS: through Nov. 2, Barrister’s Gallery, 2331 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. New works by Gin Taylor. (504) 710-4506. www.barristersgallery.com.
  • CHECK OUT: 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.
  • TANDEM BEASTS: Through Nov. 2, Barrister’s Gallery, 2331 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Paintings by Nikki Maxwell. (504) 710-4506. www.barristersgallery.com.
  • STOP CRYING: 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.
  • 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.
  • ON THE INBETWEEN: Through Nov. 4. Byrdie’s Gallery, 2422A St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A collection of mixed media work and photos by Kate Hanrahan. (504) 656-6794. www.burdiesgallery.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.
  • MAGICAL REALISM: Through Nov. 19. Café Istanbul, New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. An Anbo Dlo exhibit in collaboration with the Consulate of Mexico. (504) 940-1130. www.anbadlofestival.org.
  • SPHERE OF INFLUENCE: Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorPICTORIALISM, WOMEN AND MODERNISM: Through Nov. 23, NOMA, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Photography by a network of women who shared ideas. (504) 658-4199. noma.org.
  • FROM CAMEO TO CLOSE-UP, LOUISIANA IN FILM: Through Nov. 26. The Historic New Orleans Collection, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. (504) 523-4662. www.hnoc.org.
  • ALLUVIAL CONSTRUCTS: Through Nov. 29. Octavia Art Gallery, 454 Julia St., New Orleans. Mixed-media group exhibition curated by Laura Sandoval. (504) 309-4249. www.octaviaartgallery.com.
  • 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.
  • ORIENTALISM: Through Feb. 1, 2015. NOMA, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Widespread art movement show in paintings, photos and decorative objects. (504) 658-4199. noma.org.
  • GASPERI COLLECTION: 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.
  • 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.
  • WOODCARVINGS AND PAINTINGS: by local artists. J&S Gallery, 3801 Jefferson Hwy., 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.
  • ROMANCING BANALITY: Gallery Orange, 819 Royal St., New Orleans. Multimedia installation by Lyle Carbajal. (504) 875-4006.
  • PINKNEY HEBERT ARTWORK: Boyd|Satellite Gallery, 440 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 581-2440. www.boydsatellitegallery.com.