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Distinguished Speaker Series » Cheech Marin, actor and art collector

cheech_thPrimarily known as an actor, director, and performer, Cheech Marin has developed what is arguably the finest private collection of Chicano art in the nation. Marin will talk about his love of art and the events that sparked his interest in collecting. A third‐generation Mexican American, Marin has received numerous awards for his work on behalf of Latinos, including the 2000 Creative Achievement Award from the Imagen Foundation and the 1999 ALMA Community Service Award from the National Council of La Raza and Kraft Foods. Join us for a book signing with the artist following the lecture.

The Distinguished Speaker Series is sponsored by Del Monte Foods, Inc.


American Sign Language interpretation is provided for all distinguished speaker programs. For preferred seating, please contact us at [email protected] or 479-418-5724 (voice). Relay or voice calls welcome. American Sign Language interpretation sponsored by Loreen Arbus.

July 14, 2016
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Categories:
Great Hall