Paint Memphis undaunted by vandalism to murals

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 05, 2021 11:40 AM CT | Published: September 05, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Paint Memphis will spend hundreds of dollars applying an anti-graffiti coating on murals vandalized shortly after last year’s event in Uptown. Meanwhile, Paint Memphis 2021 will carry on in South Memphis with a festival on Oct. 9.


Paint Memphis Karen Golightly Uptown South Memphis David Yancy III
Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey covers business news for The Daily Memphian. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He's worked in journalism for 40 years and has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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