Chinati Foundation

Entreflamenco

Chinati will host international dance company Entreflamenco for a residency that will culminate in performances that are free and open to the public. In addition, Entreflamenco will work with area youth and adult participants to teach the basics of flamenco dance as part of Chinati’s education program.

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Chinati Foundation

Chinati Master Plan Symposium

This Master Plan Symposium will present the findings and recommendations for preservation and growth of the Chinati Foundation from Boston-based firm Sasaki, and will be an opportunity for the community to learn about and discuss the future vision of the museum. RSVP required. Please email

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Chinati Foundation Weekend Lectures

As part of the annual Chinati Weekend, lectures will be given by artist Iman Isa and by Richard Shiff, Effie Marie Cain, Regents Chair in Art and Director, Center for the Study of Modernism at the University of Texas, Austin.

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Entreflamenco

As part of Marfa ISD’s Summer Shakeup, Chinati will host a week-long program at the Crowley Theater including youth workshops in flamenco history, percussion and dance; and a community demonstration with instruction for all ages. The program culminates with San Antonio-based Entreflamenco presenting a full-length production of traditional flamenco song and dance featuring original choreography, […]

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Karole Armitage

American choreographer Karole Armitage will debut a work-in-progress piece that she will be developing while an artist-in-residence at the Chinati Foundation in the fall of 2012.

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Open House: Film screenings

Film screenings of John Chamberlain’s The Secret Life of Hernando Cortez, starring Ultra Violet and John Chamberlain by Alexandra Fairweather presented as part of the Chinati Foundation’s annual October Open House weekend. The 2012 weekend will focus on the work of sculptor John Chamberlain.

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Open House: Roundtable discussion

A roundtable discussion with: Larry Bell, Alexandra Fairweather, Klaus Kertess and Ultra Violet presented as part of the Chinati Foundation’s annual October Open House weekend. The 2012 weekend will focus on the work of sculptor John Chamberlain.

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A Typology of Convergences; a talk by Lawrence Weschler

A typology of convergences: towards a unified field theory of cultural transmission. In this talk, Lawrence Weschler will consider a spectrum of such convergent effects, from apophenia (the tendency of humans to see patterns where none exist) through co-causation, fractalization, influence (forward and backward, direct and unconscious), homage, apprenticeship, allusion, quotation, appropriation, cryptomnesia (verbatim appropriation […]

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Lawrence Weschler: Uncanny Valley

A lecture with Lawrence Weschler on digital animation of the face.

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An Evening of Short Films with David Fenster

An evening of short films with David Fenster.

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