Comedian Cheech Marin to visit Amarillo and display Chicano art

Comedian and Chicano art collector Cheech Marin will be displaying his private collection of Chicano art at the Amarillo Museum of Art (AMoA). The art will go on exhibit Sunday, January 31 and remain on display through Thursday, March 31. Admission is free. Marin's private collection is considered one of the finest in the world according to Kay Kennedy with the AMoA. The AMoA is located at 2200 S. Van Buren in Amarillo.

Marin will also be speaking at the Amarillo Globe-News Center on Tuesday, February 9. Tickets for the Feb. 9 event are currently available online at or by calling (806) 378-3096.

Sunday, January 31, 2016 to Thursday, March 31, 2016