Author: Matt Jacobs


CineMarfa Takes Off

  As the setting for a number of films including Giant, There Will Be Blood, and No Country for Old Men it only makes sense […]

Louis Black introduces "The Whole Shooting Match"

Feeding Frenzy (for a Good Cause)

  Word spreads fast here in Marfa. Whether it’s a concert, play, or art opening, it’s not uncommon to see almost all of Marfa’s artistic […]

Home-made cardboard outside the Marfa Book Company's Gallery. Image courtesy Nick Terry.

Where the Art Lives: Exhibitions 2D

Marfa is a town overflowing with renovated spaces. Gas stations have become restaurants, textile buildings are now theaters, and even the Chinati Foundation’s campus was […]

Foreground: xast iron sculpture. Background: a related wood print made using the iron sculptures. Image courtesy Exhibitions 2D


As far as the art world is concerned, it’s difficult if not downright impossible to mention the town of Marfa without mentioning Donald Judd. Whether […]

Donald Judd, 15 untitled works in concrete, 1980-1984, detail.   Permanent collection, the Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas, photograph by Douglas Tuck, 2009..
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