• OFFSTAGE GALLERY ARTISANS’ EMPORIUM: Through Sunday. Slidell Little Theatre, 2024 Nellie Drive, Slidell. Original art in a variety of media for purchase. (404) 784-6880. www.OTACenter.com.
  • MIRRORFUGUE: Through Dec. 20. Laura Simon Nelson Galleries, The Historic New Orleans Collection, 400 Chartres St., New Orleans. Installation by Xiao Xiao. (504) 523-4662. www.thnoc.org.
  • BLACK AND WHITE FANTASY: 7 p.m., opening reception today, through Jan. 2. Loisel Vintage Modern, 2855 Magazine St., New Orleans. Graphic design by Julia Sotcilina. (504) 899-2444.
  • EDNA CARR PROJECT: Through Dec. 31. Algiers Regional Library, 3014 Holiday Drive, Algiers. Photography by Akasha Rabut. (504) 529-7323. www.neworleanspubliclibrary.org.
  • NEW WORK BY RAYMOND DOUILLET: Angela King Gallery, 241 Royal St., New Orleans. (504) 524-8211. www.angelakinggallery.com.
  • PAINTING OUT LOUD: Through Dec. 20. Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia St., New Orleans. Works by Luis Cruz Azaceta. (504) 522-1999. www.arthurrogergallery.com.
  • UNIQUE OBSERVATIONS OF THE NATURAL WORLD: Through Dec. 20. Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia St., New Orleans. Works by John Alexander. (504) 522-1999. www.arthurrogergallery.com.
  • ARTIST TO ARTIST: Through Dec. 20. Slidell Cultural Center, 2055 Second St., Slidell. Works of Adam Sambola and Kenny Bridges. (985) 646-4375. www.slidell.la.us.
  • PHANTOM LIMB: Through Dec. 20. Antieau Gallery, 927 Royal St., New Orleans. New works by Chris Roberts. (504) 304-0849. www.antieaugallery.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.
  • BACK TO BOGALUSA: Through Dec. 26. Callan Contemporary, 518 Julia St., New Orleans Works by George Dunbar. (504) 525-0518. www.callancontemporary.com.
  • UNSEEN WORKS BY THE DEAN OF NEW ORLEANS MODERNISM: Through Dec. 27. LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Works by Paul Ninas. (504) 522-5988. www.lemieuxgalleries.com.
  • AN ABSTRACT MASTER REDISCOVERED: Through Dec. 27. LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Works by Dusti Bongé. (504) 522-5988. www.lemieuxgalleries.com.
  • WHERE THE RIVER BENDS: Through Dec. 30. Consulate of Mexico, 901 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans. Photography exhibit by Scott Dalton. (504) 528-3722. www.culturalagendaoftheconsulateofmexico.blogspot.com.
  • NEW LIGHT: Through Dec. 30. Soren Christensen Gallery, 400 Julia St., New Orleans. Abstract paintings by Karen Scharer. (504) 569-9501. www.sorengallery.com.
  • CHRISTMAS EXHIBITION: Through Dec. 30. Carol Robinson Gallery, 840 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. Group show. (504) 895-6130. www.carolrobinsongallery.com.
  • ART JEWELS: Through Dec. 31. Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. Designer Mario Villa exhibits fine jewelry during the Holiday Jewels extravaganza. (504) 293-4723. www.longuevue.com.
  • DANGER SHELTER OPPORTUNITY: Through Dec. 31. Algiers Regional Library, 3014 Holiday Drive, New Orleans. James Osborne IV documents Louisiana’s 19th-century coastal fortifications. (504) 529-7323. www.neworleanspubliclibrary.org.
  • B IS FOR BANANA, BAYOU AND BUNGALOW: Through Dec. 31, Jean Bragg Gallery of Southern Art, 600 Julia St., New Orleans. Paintings by Carol Hillock. (504) 895-7375. www.jeanbragg.com.
  • PATHLESS TRAVEL: Through Dec. 31. Ariodante Gallery, 535 Julia St., New Orleans. Work by Cheryl Grace, Kiki Huston, Ginger Kelly and Ellen Macomber. (504) 524-3233. www.ariodantegallery.com.
  • ERTÉ AND MARK DOSTABI: Opening Dec. 13, 6 p.m., through Jan. 1. Martin Lawrence Gallery, 433 Royal St., New Orleans. Art Deco genius Erté and contemporary international Dostabi shown together. (504) 299-9055. www.martinlawrence.com.
  • SELF-PROCESSING — INSTANT PHOTOGRAPHY: Through Jan. 4. Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Varied array of photographs shot with instant film. (504) 539-9650. ogdenmuseum.org.
  • IN EMPATHY WE TRUST: Through Jan. 23. New Orleans City Hall, 1300 Perdido St., New Orleans. Works by Elizabeth Kleinveld and Epaul Julien. By Octavia Art Gallery. (504) 309-4249. www.octaviaartgallery.com.
  • GUNS IN THE HANDS OF ARTISTS: Through Jan. 24. Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, 400 Julia St., New Orleans. Decommissioned guns repurposed as art. (504) 522-5471. www.jonathanferraragallery.com.
  • CHAPEL OF THE ALMIGHTY DOLLAR: Through Jan. 25. 3919 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Installation for Prospect.3 by Dan Tague. (504) 522-5471.
  • THE PERPETUAL INSTANT: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Dec. 6 through Jan. 25. Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Group photography exhibit juried by Grant Hamilton. (504) 352-1150. www.zeitgeistinc.net.
  • 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 Farmanfarmaian 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 artists. (504) 528-3805. cacno.org.
  • SHIGERU BAN AND CAMILLE HENROT: Part of the city-wide Prospect.3 exhibition through Jan. 25. Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. (504) 293-4112.
  • LA PETITE MORT: Through Jan. 25. 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.
  • ABOVE CANAL — RIGHTS AND REVIVAL: Through Jan. 25. CANO exhibit part of Prospect.3. Myrtle Banks School, 1307 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Artists recall milestones of the civil rights movement. cano-la.org.
  • BELOW CANAL — REVERBERATIONS: Through Jan. 25. CANO exhibit part of Prospect.3. St. Maurice Catholic Church, 605 St. Maurice Ave., New Orleans. cano-la.org.
  • CREVASSE 22 — SURGE: Through Jan. 25. CANO exhibit part of Prospect.3. 8122 Saro Lane, Poydras. Outdoor sculpture exhibit at site of levee breach south of New Orleans. Special brunch events Sunday, Dec. 7, and Jan. 4 with shuttles from Contemporary Arts Center. cano-la.org.
  • WHERE — THE EXPLORATION OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND PLACE, 1843-2014: Through Jan. 31. A Gallery for Fine Photography, 241 Chartres St., New Orleans. Spanning the history of photography, ranging from works by Cartier-Bresson, Adams to Leibovitz. (504) 568-1313. www.agallery.com.
  • JUJU: Through Feb. 1, Scott Edwards Gallery, 2109 Decatur St., New Orleans. Photography by Sandra Russell Clark. (504) 610-0581. www.scottedwardsgallery.com.
  • ORIENTALISM — TAKING AND MAKING: Through Feb. 1. NOMA, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Widespread art movement show in paintings, photos and decorative objects. (504) 658-4199. noma.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.
  • 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.
  • 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. Photographs by Christopher Boffoli. (504) 897-2688. guthriecontemporary.com.
  • DEGAS’ LITTLE DANCER AGED FOURTEEN: Through March 1. 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.
  • 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.
  • WOODCARVINGS AND PAINTINGS: By local artists. J&S Gallery, 3801 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson. 9 a.m. to noon, Monday through Saturday. (504) 952-9163.
  • ENCHANTMENT: Fairynola, 5715 Magazine St., New Orleans. Paintings by Jordan 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.
  • UNTITLED: Pinkney Hebert artwork: Boyd Satellite Gallery, 440 Julia St., New Orleans. (504) 581-2440. www.boydsatellitegallery.com.