Happy Weekend - It's Satchmo SummerFest 2012 and White Linen Night!! Check out all the fun below.
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And of course it's Whitney White Linen Night in the Warehouse District (and some spots on Magazine too) from 6 - 9 tonight. I totally stole this list off of NolaDefender - props to them for getting this list together. And please check out their blog too - they got good stuff going on! http://noladefender.com/
White Linen Night Openings:
**The Art Salon (4432 Magazine St.)
The Ben Franklin Alumni Art Exhibition - (Be sure to check this one out - my friend Elyse Crawford Hackett is part of this wonderful art opening!!)
AIA New Orleans Center for Design, 1000 St. Charles Ave.
Architecture Exhibition for AIA New Orleans members.
Alexis Walter Art, 835 Julia St.
Lagoon, mixed media painting by Alexis Walter
Ariodante Gallery, 535 Julia St.
Paintings by Elsie Semmes, mosaics by Christine LeDoux and jewelry by Belle Bijoux. Opening reception at White Linen Night, lagniappe show by Joshua Windham.
Arthur Roger Gallery, 432-434 Julia St.
Paintings by Holton Rower, Video Installation by John Pilson, and Objects from Rob Wynne.
Callan Contemporary, 240 Chartres St.
Raine Bedsole presents her new body of work, inspired by the time she spent in Greece and Cuba. On view through September 28.
Coup d’ Oeil, 2033 Magazine St.
Paintings by Scott Hebert, on view through the month of August.
d. o. c. s., a studio gallery of contemporary art, 709 Camp St.
The Mystique, The Brilliance, paintings by Chic Connell.
The Foundation Fine Art Gallery, 608 Julia St.
All Alive and Close Enough to Touch—Rob Stephens—printmaking.
George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts, 747 Magazine St.
2012 Scholarship Art Contest Winners—oil, acrylic, mixed media, and photography.
George Schmidt Gallery, 626 Julia St.
Paintings and etchings by George Schmidt.
Heriard-Cimino Gallery, 440 Julia St.
Fresh! New work and ongoing work from artists represented in the gallery. For information about artists displaying their work, visit http://www.heriardcimino.com/artsrepre.html. The new art will be on view through July 30.
Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, 400 Julia St.
Stephen Hoskins presents “Omissions,” a collection of paintings that explore the ways that humans identify each other in the absence of clearly defined facial features. Opening July 30, in conjunction with White Linen Night. On view through August 25.
St. Claudeby Stephen Kwok, Bob Snead, James Goedert, Kiernan Dunn, Hannah Chalew, Michael Pajon, Angela Berry, Brian Guidry, Dan Tague, Christopher Saucedo, Malcolm McClay, and Generic Art Solutions (G.A.S.) group exhibition.
Le Mieux Galleries, 332 Julia St.
They Were Hopelessly Outnumbered, ceramic sculptures and drawings by John Donovan.
M. Francis Gallery, 604 Julia St.
Evolution: The Spirit of an Artist, by Myesha Francis.
Mallory Page Studio Works, 641 Julia St.
Recent work by Mallory Page, mixed media on canvas and wood panel.
Martine Chaisson Gallery,727 Camp St.
Infinite Flux, oil on canvas by Batya Kuncman.
Octavia Art Gallery, 4532 Magazine Street
Living with Pop, Emerging Artists and Modern Masters. This overview of pop culture and pop art from the 1960’s to the present will include works by Haring, Lichtenstein, Wesselman, Warhol, and more.
Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St.
Louisiana Contemporary, 86 pieces from 44 different artists will be on display through September 24. After a long review process of over 600 submissions, juror Rene Paul Barilleaux has made his final selections. There will be an awards ceremony in which one of the artists will win up to $1,500.
New Southern Photography: Lisette de Boisblanc, Birney Imes, Kathleen Robbins, Bruce West, S. Gayle Stevens, Andrew Garn, Heidi Kirkpatrick, Alex Leme, and more.
Louisiana Photographs from the Ogden Museum’s Permanent Collection:E.J. Bellocq, Clarence John Laughlin, Walker Evans, Elemore Morgan, Sr., Alec Soth, and more.
Historic Louisiana Landscapes and Portraits- Various Artists, paintings.
Lin Emery and H. Cole Wiley, multi-media. Works by Young Audiences Students, multi-media.
Soren Christensen Gallery, 400 Julia St.
Transcendence, Luc Leestemaker, mixed media on canvas.
Stella Jones Gallery, 201 St. Charles Ave.
Mr. “I” The Bottle Cap Man—Mr. Imagination—bottle caps, found objects, mixed media.
Steve Martin Fine Art, 624 Julia St.
Face Off, paintings and sculptures by Steve Martin.
Contemporary Arts Center:
CAC Closing Exhibition Reception and White Linen Night After Party
$10 general admission, free for CAC members. Fundraiser. NOLA Now, Part II: The Human Figure—Group Show. EXPOSE: Parse Gallery, Staple Goods Collective, T-LOT.
Cash bars and Cuisine by 5 Fifty 5, Mia’s Balcony, and NOLA Cotton Candy
After-Party Entertainment at the CAC (9 – 11pm)
Mod Dance Party DJs spin funk and soul platters from the 50s, 60s, 70s & 80s
If you're looking for more fun stuff to do...check out the WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar!!