Supporters, Opponents Debate Proposed Lucas Museum At Park District MeetingProponents of the proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art dominated the public comment part of the park district's board meeting this afternoon.
Lucas Museum Strikes Back With Smaller Design For Lakefront BuildingThe original, dune-like building went from 400,000 to 300,000 square feet, allowing for more park space. It would be built near Soldier Field.
Rauner Thrilled Obama Library, Lucas Museum Are Coming To ChicagoGovernor Bruce Rauner says he's doing his part to bring the Obama Library and the George Lucas Museum to Chicago, reports WBBM's Regine Schlesinger.
Lakefront Protection Group To File Federal Lawsuit Challenging Site Of Lucas Museum A group opposed to building the planned George Lucas Museum on Chicago's lakefront says they will file a federal lawsuit to challenge the museum site.
First Peek At Lucas Museum UnveiledLucas, a renegade filmmaker-turned-billionaire, has promised he will finance the museum, which will include "Star Wars" props and memorabilia, and the endowment that will be necessary to maintain it.
Lucas Museum On The Lake? Tailgaters Would Prefer Grilling SpaceBears fans say it would be a sacrilege to put a museum between Soldier Field and McCormick Place, where they currently set up their grills.
Lucas Museum Names Two Architects For Lakefront SiteChicago architect Jeanne Gang and China’s Ma Yansong have been picked to design the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, which has been planned as an addition to the Museum Campus just south of Grant Park.
Park Advocates Willing To Sue To Keep Lucas Museum Off LakefrontAdvocates for green space in Chicago said they support having Star Wars creator George Lucas build an interactive museum to house his extensive art collection in Chicago, but they don’t want it on the Museum Campus as a mayoral task force has suggested.
George Lucas Museum Coming To Chicago It appears that George Lucas' highly-coveted museum will be coming to Chicago, according City Hall sources.