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Recyled art focus of Labor Day weekend show

September 10th, 2015


ALPINE – For a second consecutive year, artists from various Texas cities came together during Labor Day weekend and showcased their work following a main theme: recycling.

The R3 show: Recycled, Reused and Repurposed, was sponsored this year by the Gallery on the Square. Needleworks, Catchlight, GOTS, Iveys, Galeria Sibley …

CineMarfa presents a Japanese anime film Tuesday

September 10th, 2015

MARFA – CineMarfa presents The Wind Rises, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, a feature-length animated historical drama film. Animation is by Studio Ghibli and is 126 minutes long.

The screening will take place at the Lumberyard, across from the Get Go market, corner of Dean and Dallas streets at 8pm Tuesday, September 15.

The Wind …

Chinati at sunrise Sunday

September 3rd, 2015

MARFA – The Chinati Foundation invites everyone to a special early morning viewing of work by Donald Judd this Sunday, September 6 from 7–8:30 AM.

Judd’s 100 works in mill aluminum and 15 outdoor works in concrete will be available for self-guided viewing.

The event is free to Chinati members and residents of Brewster, …

Sully hosts Comic Con Saturday at Wildenthal Library

September 3rd, 2015

“Jack” is a comic strip by Chris Ruggia. Chris will present two workshops.

ALPINE – Film screenings, video and live action games, and artist presentations will highlight the first Comic Con on Saturday at Sul Ross State University’s Wildenthal Library.

Comic Con, sponsored by the library, will be held from 1-5pm and …

Altman film screens during Marfa Lights Festival

September 3rd, 2015

Jimmy Dean publicity shot for “Come Back to the Five and Dime.” From left, Sandy Dennis, Robert Altman, Karen Black, and Cher, 1982.

MARFA – Get the popcorn ready and join Marfa Live Arts for two events celebrating the life and work of director Robert Altman in conjunction with the 2015 Marfa …

29th Marfa Lights Festival opens Friday with street dance

29th Marfa Lights Festival opens Friday with street dance

September 3rd, 2015

MARFA – The Marfa Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the 29th annual Marfa Lights Festival on Labor Day Weekend, September 4-6.

Austin-based John Arthur Martinez starts the weekend filled with music, dance, food, fun and a variety of vendors. Martinez will perform at the street dance on Friday. Martinez finished second place …

Register to Participate in “Made in Marfa” by September 1

August 27th, 2015

MARFA – Made in Marfa is a showcase of diverse, creative talent presented by the residents and businesses of Marfa and organized and promoted by the Chinati Foundation during Chinati Weekend. The second annual city-wide event takes place this year on Friday, October 9 during Chinati Weekend and features food, art, craft, music, and …

Exhibit of work by Mexican ceramicist opens Friday at Hotel Paisano gallery

August 27th, 2015

Cipriano Bueno

MARFA – The Greasewood Gallery at the Hotel Paisano will host an opening reception for a new exhibit on Friday, August 28 featuring ceramic sculpture by Ojinaga native and master ceramist Cipriano Bueno.

The artist’s reception for his exhibit, “CIHUACOATL,” is from 6-8pm, and the public is warmly invited.

Bueno …

Austrian-born Austin musician to play in Marfa, Alpine this weekend

August 27th, 2015

Ulrich Ellison

MARFA, ALPINE – Just back from their European tour, Ulrich Ellison and Tribe will play at 9pm on Friday, August 28, at Padre’s in Marfa and at 10pm on Saturday, August 29, at Railroad Blues.

It is no secret that Austin is one of the premier music places of the …

Ballroom Marfa presents Desert Surf Films Friday, Saturday

August 27th, 2015

MARFA – Ballroom Marfa presents Desert Surf Films – a program curated by Executive Director Susan Sutton – on Friday and Saturday, August 28-29, at 8:30pm in the Ballroom Marfa courtyard.

Desert Surf Films includes two visionary films from the early ‘70s, Alby Falzon and David Elfick’s Morning of the Earth and Elfick’s Crystal …

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