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Old 07-24-2018, 07:38 PM
 
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It may not be great art, but I admire his doing this - the only Hollywoodish person I can think of sinking his money into a museum. Take a look at the examples from his collection.

George Lucas Strikes Back: Inside the Fight to Build the Lucas Museum
After five tumultuous years, construction on the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art is finally underway. Star Wars creator George Lucas may be one step closer to establishing a showcase for his collection, but his project has landed in the least likely of cities.

https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood...um-los-angeles
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Old 08-29-2018, 11:11 PM
 
Location: Tucson/Nogales
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Where this iconic museum was to be built was narrowed down to Chicago (lakefront), San Francisco or L.A. and I'm thrilled that L.A. is going to get this museum.
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