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Self-guided Walking Tours at Chinati

As a museum in which art, architecture, and the land are inextricably linked, Chinati is in a unique position to invite visitors to experience Chinati outdoors.

Chinati Weekend 2021 in Review

Thanks to all who joined us in person and remotely for the 34th annual Chinati Weekend Open House celebration. We are grateful to the friends, neighbors, and sponsors who made this weekend possible. Please enjoy these highlights from the weekend's program!

David Dove - Performance: Chinati Weekend 2021

Saturday, October 9, from 10am - 2pm

A site-specific performance by nine musicians, scored by David Dove and commissioned by the Chinati Foundation with special permission from the Estate of Dan Flavin.

Chinati Weekend Open House 2021

October 8 - 10, 2021 in Marfa, Texas

The Chinati Foundation/La Fundación Chinati invites you to its 34th annual Chinati Weekend Open House for an in-person gathering in Marfa, Texas. Starting the evening of Friday, October 8 in downtown Marfa and ending Sunday, October 10, the program will celebrate being back on the museum grounds with free open house viewing of the collection, new exhibitions, and a series of public programs and events.

July Family Days

Calling all tri-county families! Starting Saturday, July 10, the Chinati Foundation invites local families to free workshops at the museum. Occurring from 8-11am Saturday mornings on Chinati’s grounds, participants will explore selections from the museum’s collection, engage in artmaking experiences, and meet fellow Big Bend residents.

Chamberlain restoration begins, $1.25M grant from #StartSmall

The Chinati Foundation is proud to announce that it has begun restoration on its John Chamberlain Building and received a $1,250,000 grant from #StartSmall.

Chinati Archives Project Complete

Through this work, Chinati affirms a commitment to research and scholarship that is core to our mission.

Chinati Weathers the Cold

Electricity returned to Chinati after a four-day outage brought on by extreme cold temperatures, left many across Texas without power.

Texas Talks Art: Zoe Leonard and Tim Johnson in conversation with Ingrid Schaffner

Leonard and Johnson discuss their forthcoming book, "Al Rio/To the River," which considers deeply and broadly the complexities of border culture.

A Look Back at 2020

We invite you to join us in a look back at some of the good work, paradoxical moments, and beauty that carried Chinati through the challenging past year and into 2021.

Introducing Chinati Artists in Residence for 2021

Five artists have been selected to be in residence at Chinati in 2021. Learn more about them here.

Membership Edition: Sarah McEneaney, Chinati Night, 2020

Sarah McEneaney has created a limited edition print for Chinati members.