"Leaders from the Entertainment/Recreation Industry" February 8, 2012

While primarily an actor, director, and performer, Cheech Marin has developed the finest private collection of Chicano art in this country for more than 20 years. Three exhibitions featuring artwork from his collection are now touring and are accompanied by art publications. In addition to his three bilingual children’s books, he is writing a book of comedic essays for adults entitled “The Chimichanga Chronicles.”

Slideshow of Cheech Marin’s personal Chicano Art collection.
Marin meets President Rush and Dr. Cordeiro.
Dr. Cordeiro introduces Cheech Marin
Cheech Marin opening.
Cheech Marin shows a piece from personal Chicano Art collection.
Cheech Marin describes the scene from Chicano Art piece.
Cheech Marin describes a piece from personal Chicano Art collection.
Marin presents slideshow of personal Chicano Art collection.
Audience looks on intently.
Full house as audience looks on intently.
Marin wraps up Chicano art slideshow.
Audience Question and Answer
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