Chinati Weekend 2023 | Marfa, TX | Friday October 6 - Sunday October 8

Chinati Weekend 2023


Friday, October 6

Made in Marfa
Openings and events hosted by local organizations throughout Marfa
6 – 10 P.M.


Open Studio
Chinati Artist in Residence Mike Crane presents new works on paper at the Locker Plant, 130 East Oak Street
Friday, October 6, 6 – 9 P.M.
Saturday, October 7, 10 A.M.–3 P.M.


Saturday, October 7

Open Hours 10 A.M. – 3 P.M.


Exhibition Opening
Cosmos/Continuous Line, an installation of loom-based textiles by Zapotec weaver and dyer Porfirio Gutiérrez
Artist remarks and champagne toast, 10 A.M. at the special exhibition space at Chinati, 1 Cavalry Row


Choreographer Laura Gutierrez and cellist Matt Haimovitz perform on Sarah Crowner’s Platform (Blue Green Terracotta for JC)
11 A.M. – 1 P.M. in the special exhibition gallery at Chinati, 1 Cavalry Row
Visitors are welcome to come and go during this two-hour window.


Judd Foundation Open Hours
11 A.M. – 3 P.M. at The Block, 400 West El Paso Street
Public Program: Restoring the Winter Garden
2 P.M. in The Block Courtyard


Artist’s Talk
Porfirio Gutiérrez in conversation with curator Ingrid Schaffner
3 P.M. at the Crowley Theater, 98 South Austin Street


Benefit Dinner
Dinner by Taft+Diaz and Cierto Tequila in the Arena at Chinati, 701 Katherine Street
Cocktails 5:30–6:30 P.M.
Seated dinner 6:30 P.M.
Ticket levels from $1,000 to $30,000
$600 for Chinati members and area residents
Purchase Tickets


Corinne Bailey Rae performs Black Rainbows
9:30 P.M. at Saint George Hall, 113 East El Paso Street


Sunday, October 8

Sunrise Viewing
Robert Irwin’s untitled (dawn to dusk), 2016, 805 Bonnie Street
8 – 10 A.M.


Open Hours 10 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.


Robert Irwin: A Desert of Pure Feeling, 2022, followed by Q&A with special guests Jennifer Lane, Joe Cashiola, Jeff Jamieson, and Peter Stanley; moderated by Caitlin Murray
10:30 A.M. at the Crowley Theater, 98 South Austin Street



*All events, except the Benefit Dinner, are free and open to the public.