Search Events


April 6, 2018

Marfa Public Radio Event All or Nothing: stories of taking big risks

Presented By: Marfa Public Radio

Admission: Free + Donations

Join us for a Marfa Public Radio story telling series “All or Nothing: stories of taking risks.” This program is part of their spring membership drive and is not to be missed! 7 pm.

April 26, 2018

7th Annual One-Act Play Performance

Presented By: Marfa Live Arts

Admission: Free + Donations

Co-presented by Marfa Live Arts and Marfa Independent School District: This electrifying, standing room only night of theater is the culminating event to our weeklong 7th Annual Playwriting Workshops with the Marfa High School held in April. We will present four award-winning student one-act plays written by students with our 2018 playwright in residence Diana Burbano.   […]

Tuesday, April 24

Guy de Cointet Talk by Marie de Bruggerolle

Admission: Free

Marie de Brugerolle is art historian, curator, artist and dramatist. She is professor at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France. Since the exhibition” Hors Limites: l’art et la vie” at MNAM Centre Pompidou in 1994 that she co curated, she questions the status of performance since its origins (happenings, events) to its end. […]

Sunday, April 22

Lannan Foundation: Lesley Stern Reading

Admission: Free

Join us for an essay reading by Lannan Foundation’s writer in residence Lesley Stern at 6 pm. Lesley Stern is the author of  Dead and Alive: The Body as Cinematic Thing, The Smoking Book (which, as Publishers Weekly puts it, “links more than 50 often stunning and always intriguing pieces in a mélange of genres, including fiction, memoir, history […]

Saturday, April 21

Vilis Inde Book Launch

Join us at Crowley Theater for a Vilis Inde Book Launch from 5 pm – 6:30 pm. Vilis co owns the Inde / Jacobs gallery in Marfa TX focussing on art by Chinati Foundation related artists and minimalist and reductive artists. Inventory includes prints by Donald Judd, Dan Flavin, Roni Horn, Richard Long, John Chamberlain, Richard Serra, […]

Friday, April 20

Wilderman Album Release Party

Join us for local artist Rob Gungor’s album release of “Artifice,” at 8 pm. “Rob Gungor’s new Wilderman record deals with the increasing rift between lived experience and its digital approximation.” TALKHOUSE 12/2017 – SINGLE PREMIERE / ARTICLE

April, 17, 2018

Marfa Live Arts presents: Reading with Playwright Diana Burbano

Presented By: Marfa Live Arts

Admission: Donations

Diana Burbano, playwright & Colombian immigrant presents a reading of selected works for students and community. Topics to include: influential women in history & DACA. Open to the public.

CDRI Lecture Series at Crowley Theater

Tuesday, April 10 7 pm – 8 pm.

Friday March, 30

Lonn Taylor “Marfa for the Perplexed” Book Release Party

Presented By: Marfa Book Co.

Admission: Free

Lonn Taylor’s “Marfa for the Perplexed” a book of essays concerning some of the most memorable people and events in the history of Marfa, Texas, Presidio County, and the surrounding area. Taylor, a native of Texas, worked as an historian at the Smithsonian in Washington D.C. for almost twenty years. He is widely-admired for his incredible […]

Monday, March 19

Judd Foundation & MBCo Present: Alex Kitnick

Presented By: Judd Foundation and Marfa Book Co.

Admission: Free

Please join Judd Foundation and Marfa Book Co. for a discussion with art historian Alex Kitnick. Kitnick will discuss Donald Judd’s early paintings installed in the Cobb House and Whyte Building, as well as the works from 1959-1961 that will be on display in “Donald Judd: Paintings” at the ICA Miami April 5-Jul 15, 2018. […]

Thursday, March 29

In front of us: Fat Girl

Presented By: in front of us

Admission: Free

in front of us presents a screening of critically Fat Girl at 7:30 pm. Thank you to Marfa Live Arts for supporting this film series.    

January 3, 2018

Book Talk: Peter McMahon

Presented By: Marfa Book Co.

Admission: Free

Peter MacMahon, author of Cape Cod Modern, will be talking about the legacy of Bauhaus and Bauhaus-inspired architecture in Cape Cod. Reviewing the book in the New York Times, Dana Jennings called it, “an eye-opening history of an overlooked moment in modern architecture”. 6 pm.

January 4, 2018

Talk: Gato Negro Ediciones

Presented By: Marfa Book Co.

Admission: Free or Donation

Gato Negro Ediciones showcase and conversation at 6 pm. “Gato Negro Ediciones is an independent project that emerged in 2013. With publications covering the context in which they are found, authors seeking to explain the current chaos in which we live and small, simple but attractive editions, the editorial seeks to position emerging writers. Most […]

January 5, 2018

Reading: Jonathon Lethem

Presented By: Marfa Book Co.

Admission: Free or Donation

Jonathan Lethem, acclaimed author of Chronic City, Motherless Brooklyn, and Fortress of Solitude, among others, will be in town to give the first public reading of his forthcoming novel, The Feral Detective. 9 pm.

January 11, 2018

Screening: Lady bird

Presented By: in front of us

Admission: Free or Donation

in front of us presents a screening of critically acclaimed film Lady Bird at 7:30 pm. Thank you to Marfa Live Arts for supporting this film series.