Shawn P. Healyâ€”Museum ...
Dave Andersonâ€”Executive Director, McCormick Tribune Freedom Museum
William Rattner â€”Executive Director, Lawyers For the Creative Arts; Adjunct
Professor, Northwestern University School of Law and Columbia College,
James Yoodâ€”Art Critic; Adjunct Professor, School of the Art institute of Chicago
The new McCormick Tribune Freedom Museum on Michigan Avenue in Chicago opens on April 11, 2006. The museum considers the various meanings of freedomâ€”both as a concept and as a right granted by the U.S. Constitution. Why is the First Amendment so important to the general public, and specifically applicable to the work of artists?