Lucas Museum of Narrative Art concept illustrations by MAD Architects
'Star Wars' and 'Indiana Jones' creator George Lucas originally wanted to open a museum hosting his vast personal collection of art and movie props in his home state of California, but ended up choosing his wife Mellody Hobson's hometown of Chicago, Illinois, instead. All images credit the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art and MAD architects.
- Southward view The museum and landscaping seen looking south. (MAD architects)
- Stone's throw The museum seen looking south from Museum Campus Dr., with Soldier Field stadium to the right. (MAD architects)
- Skyline Walker The museum and grounds seen looking north, with Lake Michigan on the right. (MAD architects)
- Pristine location The Lucas Museum will join many existing public landmarks clustered around Burnham Harbor in Lake Michigan (moving north from the campus): Soldier Field, The Field Museum, The Shedd Aquarium, The Adler Planetarium, and Northerly Island. (MAD architects)