plates : ill. (some col.) ; 101 x 81 cm. + 1 catalog (160 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.) + 1 videodisc (ca. 53 min. : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Title from faceplate.
"This collection brings together limited-edition digital prints of original work in Marin's private collection"--Plate .
"Portfolio contents: (in sequence) 1. Faceplate; 2. Cheech Marin statement; 3. Richard Duardo statement; 4. Chon Noriega essay; 5. 26 prints (giclée); 6. 26 artists portraits (linocut); 7. 26 artist statements (silkscreen); 8. 1 catalogue; 9. 1 DVD documentary (53 min.); 10. 1 acknowledgment page"--Certificate of Authenticity.
The artists portraits and artist statements are together on one plate for each artist, for a total of 26 plates.
Issued in a brown cloth portfolio (105 x 83 x 7 cm.), with slipcase.
"Production of portfolios commenced March 2004, completed July 2006"--Certificate of Authenticity.
"Sponsored by Bank of America, Farmers Insurance Group"--Faceplate.
Artists portraits (linocut) by Artemio Rodríguez.
The size of the giclée prints varies.
Title of accompanying catalog: Chicano visions : American painters on the verge / Cheech Marin ; essays by Max Benavidez, Constance Cortez, Tere Romo. (1st North American ed. Boston : Little, Brown and Co., a Bullfinch Press book, c2002).
"First published on the occasion of the exhibition 'Chicano Visions: American Painters on the Verge'"--Accompanying catalog: T.p. verso.
Title of accompanying DVD: Cheech Marin presents The Chicano Collection = La Colección Chicana ([Los Angeles, Calif.] : Id Films Production : Modern Multiples, 2006).
The accompanying DVD includes a full-length ed. of The Chicano Collection (53 min.); abridged ed. of The Chicano Collection (25 min.); companion teaching guide for grades 9-12; artists biographies and statements; website link to view thumbnail images of the digital reproductions (giclées) and the 29 linocut portraits of the artists, Cheech Marin, and the printmakers.
"Produced to accompany an exhibition entitled The Chicano Collection/La Colección Chicana: Fine Art Prints by Modern Multiples, the film describes the personal journeys and viewpoints of the 26 featured artists and their struggle for acceptance in the fine art world"--Accompanying DVD container.
The Chicano artists featured include: Carlos Almaraz; Charles "Chaz" Bojórquez; David Botello; Melesio Casas; Gaspar Enríquez; Margaret García; Rupert García; Carmen Lomas Garza; Raul Guerrero; Roberto Gutiérrez; Wayne Alaniz Healy; Adán Hernández; Ester Hernández; Leo Limón; José Lozano; Gilbert "Magu" Lujan; César Martínez; Frank Romero; Alex Rubio; Marta Sánchez; Eloy Torrez; Jesse Treviño; John Valadez; Patssi Valdez; Vincent Valdez; and George Yepes.