January 25, 2017
Hear ye hear ye, the full Marfa Myths 2017 schedule is now available! Latest additions: Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith! No Nombres! Paul Drummond! We’ll continue to add delights as we get closer to the festival, so keep your eyes peeled. Many thanks to all the artists performing, and our wonderful partners and sponsors.
(Residents of Presidio, Brewster and Jeff Davis counties may purchase a la carte Marfa Myths tickets at a 50% discount. Please see the Facebook Marfa Group for more details.)
MARFA MYTHS SCHEDULE
Thursday, March 9
Official Marfa Myths zine launch at Freda (207 S. Highland Avenue) (Free)
Anthology Editions presents a 13th Floor Elevators exhibition, curated by Johan Kugelberg, at the Lumberyard (201 E. Dallas Street) (Free)
Roky Erickson and The Hounds of Baskerville at Marfa Visitor Center (302 S. Highland Avenue) ($30)
Dirty Gay Movie Night with poet Eileen Myles at the Crowley Theater (98 S. Austin Street) (Free). Adults only.
Friday, March 10
The 13th Floor Elevators biographer Paul Drummond in conversation with curator Johan Kugelberg at the Lumberyard (201 E. Dallas Street) (Free)
Zomes at Wrong Marfa (110 W. Dallas Street) (Free)
Strange Attractor opening reception with music by Lonnie Holley and Tonstartssbandht at Ballroom Marfa (108 E. San Antonio Street) (Free)
Afterparty with Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids and Chulita Vinyl Club at El Cosmico (802 S. Highland Avenue) (Free)
Saturday, March 11
Judd Foundation will host Open Hours at La Mansana de Chinati / The Block (400 W. El Paso Street), Donald Judd’s residence and studio spaces in downtown Marfa. Visits are self-guided and free to the public.
Walkthrough with guest curator Gryphon Rue and select artists at Ballroom Marfa (108 E. San Antonio Street) (Free)
Julia Holter and Pharoah Sanders at Saint George Hall (113 E. El Paso Street) ($30)
Prosecco reception for new releases and exhibition viewing at Pure Joy (303 E. El Paso St.) (Free)
Cate Le Bon, Allah-Las, Jenny Hval, Perfume Genius / Weyes Blood, plus surprise performance at The Capri (603 W. San Antonio Street) ($45)
Afterparty with No Nombres at Lost Horse (306 E. San Antonio Street) (Free)
Sunday, March 12
Sound meditation with Botany and Shingetsu Billy White at Building 98 (Enter on the 700 block of Katherine Street) (Free)
Marfa Public Radio presents Marfa Stories, a one-hour walking tour (106 E. San Antonio Street) (Free)
Marfa Mystery Channel shorts; the premiere of Connan Mockasin’s Boston ‘n Dobsyn; and an audio / visual collaboration featuring Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith and Rose Kallal at the Crowley Theater (98 S. Austin Street) ($30)
• Matt Craven exhibition at Marfa Studio of Arts (106 E. San Antonio Street)
• Installation by Natalie Melendez at Pure Joy (303 ½ E. El Paso Street)
• Happy hours and special guests at Freda (207 S. Highland Avenue)
• Bazaar Marfa at the Lumberyard (201 E. Dallas Street)
• Yoga and sound meditation sessions at The Well (119 N. Highland Avenue)
• Secret sets, spontaneous dance parties, and magic with Marfa Public Radio + The Lot (106 E. San Antonio Street)
And for all your Marfa Myths needs (Topo Chicos, maps, schedules, swag, cold brews, friendship, etc.), visit Marfa Myths Headquarters at 107 S. Dean Street. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Thanks to all of our amazing partners for opening their doors to us, not to mention the general community of Marfa. Residents of Presidio, Brewster and Jeff Davis counties may purchase a la carte Marfa Myths tickets at a 50% discount. Please see the Facebook Marfa Group for more details.