MISD Blazing Horns of the Big Bend performing in the Arena during Community Day 2018. Photo by Alex Marks.

Free Open Viewing
2 -5pm
Exhibition spaces at the Chinati Foundation, the Chamberlain Building, and the Ice Plant

Michael Roch
Wesley Gallery at the Chinati Foundation

The Arena
Comic Strips by the Marfa High School Art Class
MISD Blazing Horns of the Big Bend
MISD Ballet Folklorico Aztlán

The Arena
5 – 8pm
Community dinner at the Arena featuring Come and Take It Barbeque


All events are free and everyone is invited!


Community Day 2019 is generously supported by Anonymous, Maisie Crow and Max Kabat, Fairfax Dorn and Marc Glimcher, City of Marfa, Jacqueline Northcut, and Jody Rhone and Tom Pritchard. Chinati is grateful for the in-kind support of The Big Bend Sentinel.

A special thanks to the El Paso Museum of Art, Robert and Rosario Halpern, Marfa ISD, Annette Mendoza, Mary Mois, Andrew Moreano, The Monahans News, Gary Oliver, Zeke Peña, and Bruce Shores.

Chinati's educational and public programming is supported with generous grants from the Texas Commission on the Arts, National Endowment for the Arts, The Brown Foundation, The Cowles Charitable Trust, Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation, The Hearst Foundations, Carl B. & Florence E. King Foundation, Permian Basin Area Foundation, Rosenthal Family Foundation, Warren Skaaren Charitable Trust, Tillapaugh Public History Fund of Permian Basin Area Foundation, and Susan Vaughan Foundation.