Beaucoup Arts Calendar for Jan. 3-9, 2013


  • ART IN MOTION: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., New Orleans Healing Center, 2362 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Indoor artist market with fine art, crafts and fashion along with live demonstrations. For more information, email
  • PAINTINGS BY MICHAEL KESSLER: Opening reception 6-9 p.m. at Callan Contemporary art gallery, 518 Julia St., New Orleans, (504) 525-0518. Through Jan. 31. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday.
  • “OTHER PLANS” BY BRAD DUPUY: Opening reception 6-9 p.m. for January exhibition of surrealist acrylic paintings by native New Orleans artist Brad Dupuy at d.o.c.s., a studio gallery of contemporary art, 709 Camp St., New Orleans. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. (504) 524-3936.
  • IMMIGRANTS: A documentary film directed by Laszlo Fulop and Marline Otte. 5 p.m. in the Freeport-McMoRan Theater at the Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. Film, 60 minutes, followed by Q&A with filmmakers. Free. (504) 528-3800. Email:
  • INDIE PHOTOBOOK LIBRARY: Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and by appointment. Pop-up exhibition is a collection of photobooks curated by Larissa Leclair, Jan Gilbert, and Russell Lord. Call (504) 528-3805 or email


  • SALVAGE SUNDAY: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Fatoush Restaurant, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Artists bring discarded materials back to life. See artists and craftspeople while enjoying an exotic belly dance brunch. For more information, email


  • OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART: 925 Camp St., New Orleans. “CURRENTS,” a showcase of photography by the New Orleans Photo Alliance; “50 Photographs: An Iconography of Chance,” works by Tav Falco; “Something Whispered, Something Sung,” photographs by Louviere+Vanessa; “Salt & Truth,” photographs by Shelby Lee Adams. Monday. (504) 539-9600.


  • CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER: 900 Camp St., New Orleans. “Color Fall Down,” photographs by Priya Kambli in conjunction with PhotoNOLA; “Where Do We Migrate To?”, a group show; “Rooted,” a mixed-media installation by Ben Diller; “Revolve,” sculpture by Rontherin Ratliff. Email (504) 528-3805 or (504) 528-3800.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • THE MCKENNA MUSEUM: 2003 Carondelet St., New Orleans. “Faces of Tremé,” photographs by Chandra McCormick and Keith Calhoun. (504) 586-7432.
  • NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: One Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. “Make Yourself at Home,” works by Jim Richard, through Feb. 24; “FOREVER” mural by Odili Donald Odita, through October; “Ida Kohlmeyer: 100th Anniversary Highlights,” through Feb. 10; “Lifelike,” through Jan. 27. (504) 658-4100 or
  • POYDRAS CENTER: 650 Poydras St., New Orleans, “Excursions,” paintings by Alois “Al” Champagne. Free. (504) 945-2115.