Chinati Weekend 2021 | LIVE from Marfa, TX | Friday October 8 - Sunday October 10

Artist's Talk - Alan Ruiz

Ambient Conditions of Everyday Life

Alan Ruiz, Chinati Artist in Residence, shares new perspectives on Dan Flavin’s untitled (Marfa project).

Schedule

Friday, October 8

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Open StudioAlan Ruiz, Chinati Artist in Residence
Locker Plant, downtown

 

Made in Marfa will be hosted around town on Friday evening and on Chinati’s website throughout the weekend

Saturday, October 9

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

New Exhibitions

Plywood wall works by Donald Judd
Paintings by Hyong-Keun Yun
• Dan Flavin’s untitled (in memory of my father, D. Nicholas Flavin), 1974

 

Open House Viewing of works in the permanent collection

 

Performance – A site-specific ensemble performance by trombonist David Dove, composed in response to the acoustical spaces of Dan Flavin’s untitled (Marfa project).

 

Commissioned by Chinati with special permission from the Estate of Dan Flavin.


3:00 pm

 

Ambient Conditions of Everyday Life — Alan Ruiz, Chinati Artist in Residence, on Dan Flavin’s untitled (Marfa project)

 

This artist’s talk is one of four commissions occasioned by the recent conservation of Flavin’s permanent installation at Chinati with 336 new fluorescent lamps.
Marfa Visitor Center


6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

Open House Dinner

Ranch fare in the Arena with mariachi and tequila

Sunday, October 10

7:30 am – 9:00 am

 

Sunrise viewing of Donald Judd’s 15 untitled works in concrete and 100 untitled works in mill aluminum


9:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

New Exhibitions

Plywood wall works by Donald Judd
Paintings by Hyong-Keun Yun
• Dan Flavin’s untitled (in memory of my father, D. Nicholas Flavin), 1974

 

Open House Viewing of works in the permanent collection