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TIM HECKER & THE KONOYO ENSEMBLE PERFORM IN THE ARENA AS PART OF MARFA MYTHS
Chinati is excited to partner once again with Ballroom Marfa and Mexican Summer for Marfa Myths. This year, electronic musician and sound artist, Tim Hecker & The Konoyo Ensemble will perform in the Arena on Sunday, April 28 at 1pm. The performance will fuse Hecker’s signature sound with an eclectic arrangement of traditional Japanese instruments.
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COMMUNITY DAY: SATURDAY, MAY 4
Chinati invites everyone to our annual Community Day celebration on Saturday, May 4, 2019. The day will include open viewing of the permanent collection and scholarly talks, followed at 5:00 PM by a barbecue dinner at the Arena featuring an artwork by Marfa ISD students and performances by the Marfa student dance troupe Ballet Folklorico Aztlàn and band Blazing Horns of the Big Bend as well as Mariachi Santa Cruz. All events are free and open to the public and everyone is welcome.
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CHINATI HOSTS SUNRISE TO SUNSET OPEN VIEWING OF ROBERT IRWIN’S UNTITLED (DAWN TO DUSK) ON FRIDAY, JUNE 21
On Friday, June 21, 2019—the summer solstice, the longest day of the year—the Chinati Foundation will host an open viewing of Robert Irwin’s untitled (dawn to dusk) from 7:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. The viewing will be free and open to the public.
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SAVE THE DATE: CHINATI WEEKEND: OCTOBER 11-13, 2019
Make your plans now to join us in Marfa for Chinati Weekend 2019. Events include open viewing of the permanent collection, the opening of a special temporary exhibition, scholarly talks, music performances, and the annual benefit dinner on Saturday evening, which is our largest fundraising event of the year. More programming announcements coming soon!
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