Cheech Marin is an actor, director, comedian, author, and Chicano art collector. He’s also half of a comedy duo called Cheech and Chong, man.

Between Worlds: The Moth in Mesa

The Moth in Mesa (© Melissa Richardson Banks)

Last week, I shared a story about my dad and our family life in Los Angeles as part of The Moth‘s inaugural program in ...

“Chicanitas” Art Book Now Available


Just in time for the holidays …. my latest art book Chicanitas: Small Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection {size doesn’t matter} is now available for purchase ...

Blazing Chicano Guitars


The union of visual art to music — the heart of the Chicano lifestyle — is the concept behind “Blazing Chicano Guitars,” a new ...