Cheech Marin’s Vision to Create the Nation’s First Chicano Museum

Image provided from the press conference Cheech Marin Center and of Marin and City officials on May 16, 2017.

In collaboration the city of Riverside and the Riverside Art Museum, Cheech Marin will be sharing his art collection to create the nation’s first Chicano art center. Supporters for this project need to raise $3 million to transform the future home of the art gallery complete with space for art classes, lectures and programs.

Coming Soon: The Book of Life

The Book of Life movie poster

by Linda Castillo I just saw the trailer for Mexican director Jorge Gutierrez and producer Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming film ‘The Book of Life’ and I am so excited to see this movie. In this wonderfully animated feature Guillermo infuses the magic and beauty of Mexico’s Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration into the… [Continue Reading]