So, the idea of anyone wanting to leave their homeland is very confusing.
That’s part of the reluctance of the population to face up to their situation, and their economic dependency on the US”.
His film was a watershed in countering the image of Mexico as a prosperous and progressive nation".
Although more recent films flag issues such as prostitution and drugs on the border, they don't blame the migrant for the difficulties that they face.
Riverside CA – The Riverside Art Museum (RAM) proudly presents Papel Chicano Dos: Works on Paper | From the Collection of Cheech Marin, running February 2 – May 7, 2017, with a free, open-to-the-public Opening Reception on Thursday, February 2, 2017, from p.m. Papel Chicano Dos is generously supported by Altura Credit Union and the City of Riverside.
from the collection of Cheech Marin, presents 65 artworks by 24 established and early-career artists whose work demonstrates a myriad of techniques from watercolor and aquatint to pastel and mixed media.“Cheech Marin has assembled a brilliant collection of work by Chicano artists and is so very generous in his willingness to share them,” says Todd Wingate, RAM’s Curator of Exhibitions and Collections.
Tickets are .00 each and must be purchased by cash only. Whatever you type at the time of registration is what will be read at the celebration.
Note: Please be aware that this is very popular celebration and every year we reach capacity.