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Fatal Error
Hooked on Drug Money
"...a request from the Border Patrol's sector headquarters in Marfa. Spanning 2,200 square miles of West Texas desert, Marfa..."

Dec. 25, 1998 News Feature by Monte Paulsen

Day Trips & Beyond: April Events Roundup
Spring has sprung, and here's 100 ways to celebrate
"...desert air in the Far West Texas town of Marfa that seems to separate it from the rest of..."

April 1, 2019 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Neil Young premieres his director's cut of Human Highway at SXSW, while Graham Reynolds brings Marfa to the Festival
" alone? It just doesn't seem right." Graham Reynolds' Marfa Transport..."

March 20, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Day Trips
Add these destinations to your checklist of must-do day trips
"...Take a trip to Marfa. Texas' town with the highest altitude has become an..."

Jan. 12, 2007 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Film News Top 10 of 2006
The top Texas stories of 2006
"...of 1988's Working Girl to be shot in Louisiana.10) Marfa, film capital of Texas The tiny West Texas town..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Day Trips
"...The Marfa Lights have been confounding residents and visitors as to..."

Aug. 30, 1996 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

On the Road Again
Texas Monthly teams with Rolling Roadshow for summer series
"...June 24 – NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN in Marfa, Texas Marfa – Shot on the seemingly endless state..."

May 16, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Donald Judd
Two new books on the man and artist who remade Marfa
"...friends at Chinati, the art compound Judd founded in Marfa, Texas. It was a flippant statement – one part..."

Dec. 3, 2010 Books Feature by Cindy Widner

Cattle Is Forever
The Austin Film Society presents 'Return to Giant'
"...It's June, 1955, in scorched, draught-stricken Marfa, pre-Donald Judd, pre-Chinati Foundation, 50 years before Liz Lambert..."

June 3, 2005 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

A Good Town for Dreaming
Austin gets inside the West Texas capital of contemporary art
"...Possibly Marfa is for visual artists what Kerrville is for folk..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

The Ballad of Townes & Blaze
The twisted but not-so-tall tale of Van Zandt and Foley, Lonesome Dove meets Barfly
"...breath. Blaze liked to tell people he was from Marfa. He liked the ring of it, I think, and..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Features Feature by Sybil Rosen

UT Professor on the Making of Texas Film Epic Giant
Don Graham's Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making of a Legendary American Film
"...Even more miraculous was when film production came to Marfa, Texas. "I was surprised by the absolute magnitude of..."

April 13, 2018 Books Review by Joe O'Connell

Summer Fun: Relishing the Recreational Vehicle
Where a home on the range becomes a home with range
"...Tumble In R.V. Park, Marfa Perhaps the longest stretch from home on our short..."

May 18, 2015 Design Post by Xander Peters

Have Car, Will Travel for Film
"...The Cine Lights of Marfa..."

April 25, 2014 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Food Events
Grape-stomping goodness, Marfa hosts a climate change and sustainability symposium, and more
"...• Marfa Dialogues A free three-day symposium with artists, performers, entrepreneurs,..."

Aug. 31, 2012 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Chasing Amy
Painting lamps, chasing elephants, and singing with Alejandro Escovedo: Amy Cook jumps into the pool
"...José and Saint Cecilia boutique hotels, as well as Marfa's Thunderbird. This latest addition comes with its own honeyed..."

April 9, 2010 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Paul Minor
"...Paul MinorThe Marfa Project (Minor Productions)..."

Nov. 28, 2008 Music Review by Greg Beets

Changes in the Weather
As Burnt Orange cools down, UTFI heats up
"...Dot), country & western musical Austin Angel, and The Marfa Lights. The latter, which originally seemed pegged to be..."

Jan. 18, 2008 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

El Paraiso
The Rude Mechs took a road trip to see the Marfa lights, and their journey has been translated by playwright Kirk Lynn, director Shawn Sides, and a gifted ensemble into a raucous, sweet, funny, fanciful meditation on the tension between desire and intellect, and heaven as embodied in the land called Texas.
"...trip across the Lone Star State to see the Marfa lights and along the way discovered something of what..."

May 17, 2002 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Road Movies
"..."road movies" related to El Paraiso (formerly called The Marfa Project). El Paraiso began with a road trip to..."

March 12, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Page Two: The Good Songs We Need to Sing Together and Loud
Celebrating love and resistance at Terry and Jo Harvey Allen's 55th wedding anniversary
"...Last week in Marfa the thickening fog was ripped apart, the sprawling dark..."

July 14, 2017 Column by Louis Black

Standing Rock’s Civil Disobedience Reaches West Texas
“It’s the Rio Grande. It’s sacred to many people."
"...Lori Glover said before a November anti-pipeline march outside Marfa. "This is the last place in Texas that is..."

Dec. 9, 2016 News Feature by Greg Harman

Public Notice: Waitin' for the Money
Budget, bond drama overshadows all else
"...Mexican Revolution, unlikely film star and notorious bandit." Ballroom Marfa has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the project,..."

Aug. 19, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Pipe Schemes
"...Seventies. For over 30 years, though, I've lived in Marfa, one of the communities in the Big Bend, now..."

June 23, 2015 Postmarks

Day Trips
Looking back at 2013
"...Playboy Marfa, a large-scale art installation outside of Marfa featuring a..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

'Murder Ballad Murder Mystery'
Paper Chairs resurrects its hit musical as portable, hit-and-run bar entertainment
"...(for the New Orleans Fringe Festival), and one in Marfa. The cast has been whittled down to eight characters,..."

Nov. 15, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

A Taste of CineMarfa 2013
Archival programs and current works blend in West Texas fest
"...festival that focused on experimental entomological cinema, art, culture, Marfa, and ambitious filmmaking should have taken place in Marfa..."

May 10, 2013 Screens Post by Louis Black

Coming Home: 'The Dry Land'
Ryan Piers Williams and America Ferrera on their Iraq vet drama, The Dry Land
"...The Dry Land's May 7 screening in Marfa marked something of a homecoming for the film, which..."

May 14, 2010 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

After a Fashion
Your Style Avatar yearns for ... patchouli?!
"...SUNNY SEZ I went to a party for the Marfa Film Festival the other night. I saw a lot..."

March 19, 2010 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Day Trips
Enjoy a tour through the best weird places around Texas
"...Best Natural Light Show: The Marfa Mystery Lights have been amazing travelers since 1883. The..."

Oct. 17, 2008 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

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