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Salon.com
How Chicago lost the George Lucas museum: A cautionary taletopics, and his epic space opera will certainly be culturally significant for g
How Chicago lost the George Lucas museum: A cautionary tale
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
topics, and his epic space opera will certainly be culturally significant for generations to come. Lucas wants to build a museum to solidify his legacy. However, after years of legal entanglements, there is a question of galactic proportions:... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in ChicagoCHICAGO — Star Wars creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
CHICAGO — Star Wars creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned plans to build his art museum in Chicago, blaming delays over a lawsuit from a parks group opposed to development along the city’s prized lakefront. The filmmaker said... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuitThe filmmaker said in a statement he would take his Lucas Museum of Narrative A
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuit
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The filmmaker said in a statement he would take his Lucas Museum of Narrative Art to his home state of California, but he did not name a specific location. He blamed Chicago’s Friends of the Parks group for suing to stop construction on what is... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Connecticut / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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NBC New York
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC New York / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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NBC Washington
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Washington / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuitCHICAGO — “Star Wars” creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandon
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuit
Finance and Commerce / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO — “Star Wars” creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned plans to build his art museum in Chicago, blaming delays over a lawsuit from a parks group opposed to development along the city’s prized lakefront. The filmmaker said... Read more
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NBC Miami
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Miami / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuitCHICAGO — “Star Wars” creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandon
Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuit
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO — “Star Wars” creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned plans to build his art museum in Chicago, blaming delays over a lawsuit from a parks group opposed to development along the city’s prized lakefront. The filmmaker said... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lucas gives up on Chicago for his museum, seeks California siteGeorge Lucas is giving up on his plans to build an immense personal museum on C
Lucas gives up on Chicago for his museum, seeks California site
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
George Lucas is giving up on his plans to build an immense personal museum on Chicago’s lakefront and is instead looking at sites in California, including San Francisco’s Treasure Island. The legendary filmmaker and Marin County resident first... Read more
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/Film
George Lucas Museum May End Up Abandoning Plans to Build in ChicagoFor a couple years, George Lucas has been hoping to build the Lucas Museum, a f
George Lucas Museum May End Up Abandoning Plans to Build in Chicago
/Film / Posted 5 days ago
For a couple years, George Lucas has been hoping to build the Lucas Museum, a facility that would celebrate filmmmaking through the lens of the creator of Star Wars in Chicago, Illinois. However, the museum has faced a battle from Friends of the... Read more
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Salon.com
Parks group says Lucas decision ‘unfortunate’CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on filmmaker George Lucas withdrawing his plans to bu
Parks group says Lucas decision ‘unfortunate’
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on filmmaker George Lucas withdrawing his plans to build an art museum in Chicago (all times local): The group that sued to block construction of George Lucas’ art museum on Chicago’s lakefront says it’s unfortunate the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Lucas gives up on Chicago for his museum, seeks California siteGeorge Lucas is giving up on his plans to build an immense personal museum on C
Lucas gives up on Chicago for his museum, seeks California site
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
George Lucas is giving up on his plans to build an immense personal museum on Chicago’s lakefront and is instead looking at sites in California, including San Francisco’s Treasure Island. The legendary filmmaker and Marin County resident first... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Lucas Museum Withdraws From ChicagoThe Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer
Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." The museum will instead move to California, officials... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Lucas pulls the plug on Chicago museumPlans to put the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Chicago are officially dead.
Lucas pulls the plug on Chicago museum
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
Plans to put the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Chicago are officially dead. In a statement sent out at midday, museum patron George Lucas said he has given on up on waiting for a legal dispute between City Hall and Friends of the Parks to be... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Made in L.A. 2016': Hammer Museum biennial proves a thoughtful place to ponder the possibilitiesBiennial, “Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only.” The diverse survey of rece
'Made in L.A. 2016': Hammer Museum biennial proves a thoughtful place to ponder the possibilities
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
Biennial, “Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only.” The diverse survey of recent art opened last week at the Westwood museum, but Gray’s work is nowhere to be seen. That absence is by design. Gray, a well-known commercial photographer in the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Friends of the Parks: We Are Not Dropping Lucas Museum Suitto protecting park land in Chicago, said it does not plan to drop its lawsuit o
Friends of the Parks: We Are Not Dropping Lucas Museum Suit
NBC Chicago / Posted 19 days ago
to protecting park land in Chicago, said it does not plan to drop its lawsuit over the proposed location of the Lucas Museum. “Contrary to recent reports, our board remains fully united on the preservation of our lakefront and ensuring that... Read more
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