New Orleans art calendar, April 18-25, 2013

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SUNDAY

  • PO-BOY NEW ORLEANS: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Square 459, 625 Hagan Ave., New Orleans. Po-boy New Orleans is a collection of photographic artworks made by Chris Sullivan documenting sandwich paintings from corner markets in 2005-2006. Working with a 35mm camera, Sullivan photographed the paintings in close detail to reassemble as whole pictures with increased scale and resolution, emphasizing their surfaces on weathered brick, stucco and wood. Free. (504) 810-9218. http://www.facebook.com/square459.

ONGOING

  • BENEITO’S ART: 3618 Magazine St., New Orleans. Jazz, blues and Carnival-themed oil paintings by Bernard Beneito. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. (504) 891-9170.
  • CALLAN CONTEMPORARY: 518 Julia St., New Orleans. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. “Systems” by James Kennedy, on view through May 25. For more information, contact gallery owner Borislava Callan at (504) 525-0518 or visit the website at http://www.callancontemporary.com.
  • CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER: 900 Camp St., New Orleans. “A thousand threads” by Luba Zygarewicz, through June 2. “Beyond ‘Beasts’: The Art of Court 13,” through June 16. Brilliant Disguise: Masks and Other Transformations, through June 16. (504) 528-3800.
  • DUTCH ALLEY ARTISTS’ CO-OP: 912 N. Peters St., New Orleans. Representing 25 local artists working in fabric, glass, clay, photography, etc. Open daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (504) 412-9220 or http://dutchalleyartistsco-op.com.
  • THE FOUNDATION: 608 Julia St., New Orleans. “The Offing,” an exhibition of new paper collages by New York-based artist Casey Ruble, through April 20. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, and 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday through Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday. For more information, visit http://www.foundationgallerynola.com or phone (504) 568-0955.
  • JEAN BRAGG GALLERY OF SOUTHERN ART: 600 Julia St., New Orleans. “Painting on Site” by Steve Bourgeois, through April 30. (504) 895-7375 or http://www.jeanbragg.com. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free.
  • JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY: 400a Julia St., New Orleans. “Goddesses and Monsters,” new work by Monica Zeringue, through April 23.
  • GALLERY HOURS: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and by appointment (504) 522-5471 or http://www.jonathanferraragallery.com.
  • LOUISIANA STATE MUSEUM-CABILDO: 751 Chartres St., New Orleans. “The Palm, the Pine and the Cypress: Newcomb Pottery of New Orleans,” major exhibition of Newcomb art pottery, through September. (504) 568-6968 or http://www.crt.state.la.us/museum/properties/cabildo.aspx.
  • THE MCKENNA MUSEUM: 2003 Carondelet St., New Orleans. Faces of Treme, photographs by Chandra McCormick and Keith Calhoun. (504) 586-7432.
  • MID-CITY THEATRE : 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. The 5th Annual Femme Fest Exhibition is “Celebrating The Art of Women” by showcasing Louisiana women artists at Mid-City Theater during Cabaret Month through April 20. Daily, 3 p.m.-6 p.m. http://midcitytheatre.wordpress.com.
  • OFFSTAGE GALLERY: Slidell Little Theatre, 2024 Nellie Dr., Slidell. A one-man show of the works of Nolan Lefort, titled “Eclectic Expressions,” will be on view through May and throughout the Slidell Little Theatre’s run of “Showboat” April 19 to May 12, as well as during the SLT Gala April 13 and Ginny Awards May 25. (985) 326-6822.
  • M.S. RAU ANTIQUES: 630 Royal St., New Orleans. Impressionism - Influences and Impact, paintings by Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Vincent van Gogh and Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot. (504) 523-5660.
  • NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. “Reinventing Nature: Art from the School of Fontainebleau,” through May 19. “Portrait of Faith: John Paul II in Life and Art,” through June 16. (504) 658-4100 or http://noma.org.
  • OCTAVIA ART GALLERY: 4532 Magazine St., New Orleans. Recent oil paintings by Edward Bear Miller. “Cuba Connection,” an exhibition featuring painting, photography, prints, and mixed media works by Cuban and Cuban-American artists. http://www.octaviaartgallery.com.
  • OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART: 925 Camp St., New Orleans. The Art and Life of William R. Hollingsworth, Jr. and Eudora Welty: Photographs from the 1930s and ’40s. Ongoing: Walter Inglis Anderson: Selections from the Permanent Collection of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art and Southern Regionalists from the Permanent Collection of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. http://www.ogdenmuseum.org or (504) 539-9600.
  • A STUDIO IN THE WOODS: Isabelle Hayeur’s underwater photography exhibition, “Underworlds” will feature four photographs exhibited on billboards throughout the city of New Orleans through April 28. http://www.astudiointhewoods.org.