Ballroom Marfa Art Fund


Marfa Myths 2015 in Review

21 Jan 2016

Marfa Myths 2015 from Ballroom Marfa on Vimeo.

In 2015 Ballroom Marfa and Mexican Summer presented Marfa Myths, a three-day festival of music, cinema and visual art in the high desert grasslands of Far West Texas.

2015 programming included a recording residency with Dev Hynes and Connan Mockasin, a sound bath created by Jefre Cantu-Ledesma, a semi-permanent outdoor mural by Liz Harris (Grouper), a presentation of Gregg Kowalsky’s live installation Tape Chants, and a screening of short documentaries and Holy Cow Swami at the Crowley Theater presented by CineMarfa and Anthology Recordings. Furthermore, live programming throughout the weekend will include sets from Iceage, Grouper, Tamaryn, Steve Gunn, Weyes Blood, GABI, Thug Entrancer, Co La, Bitchin Bajas, LBS. and Suicideyear.


This short film about the events was directed by David Fenster. For more information and tickets for Marfa Myths 2016, visit the event page!