Books

Los Tejanos: Chicano Art from the Cheech Marin Collection presents 39 artworks by 14 artists born and/or based in Texas who are currently represented in this renowned collection. Featured artists are Jari "Werc" Alvarez, Melesio (Mel) Casas, Carlos Donjuán, Gaspar Enríquez, Jacinto Guevara, Adán Hernández, Benito Huerta, César A. Martínez,...

Counterculture legend Cheech Marin came of age at an interesting time in America and became a self-made counterculture legend with his other half, Tommy Chong....

Papel Chicano Dos: Works on Paper from the Cheech Marin Collection is now available for purchase online through Amazon. Dating from late 1980s to present day, the 65 artworks featured in this art book range from watercolor paintings and aquatints to pastel drawings and mixed media. The iconic...

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 online through Amazon. It was a hard job, but I did it — after checking everything in my...

Can a Bus full of Ghosts turn into a Bus full of fun? This one can! When Cheech's school bus stops in a graveyard, the kids who get on are no ordinary passengers. They're ghost kids. The Cheecharrones try everything to get rid of them—dressing up in...

What kind of crazy kids would enter a boat race with a school bus? The Cheecharrones, of course! When the kids on Cheech's bus are challenged to a boat race, they know just what to do: transform the school bus into a SAILbus! But even if they...

Why can't all bus drivers be as cool as Cheech? When the kids on the school bus decide to enter the Battle of the Bands, no one is more excited than Cheech. On the big day, they all pile into the bus and get ready to...

Papel Chicano-Book From the collection of Cheech Marin. Editor Melissa Richardson Banks helps compiles this book with very colurful images of well known Chicano artists such as: Vincen Valdez, Patsi Valdez, Frank Romero and many others. Order from: Amazon...

The Latino Holiday Book is the essential resource for everyone wanting to celebrate and honor the special traditions and celebrations of Hispanic Americans. Author Valerie Menard takes readers through the full year, covering new year's traditions, Día de los Reyes, Calle Ocho, Easter, Cinco de...

Originating in the late 1960s and early 1970s, Chicano art long remained unrecognized by the art and gallery world. This text features the work of 26 Chicano artists and marks the transition of this unique and exciting movement into the critical fold of contemporary art. Order...