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George Lucas Museum - Chicago Wins!

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Reuters confirms it: Chicago selected for George Lucas' 'storytelling' museum.  Last week NPR reported on the project which is said to feature such American treasures as Star Wars props and Norman Rockwell paintings.    The project is still several years off - the plans for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art aren't expected until later this year - but at least you'll have one more stop in Chicago next time you visit after the Improv Olympic and Second City.

George Lucas Museum - Three Cities Competing for Lucas' Art, Archives

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, June 20, 2014

Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco are competing for George Lucas' vast archives which include his art collection as well as cinematic artifacts.  From NPR: