Metal Museum receives $1M to acquire works of living artists

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: August 30, 2021 1:33 PM CT | Published: August 30, 2021 11:41 AM CT

The $1 million gift not only will expand the Metal Museum’s permanent collection, it will help the museum continue to support living artists by purchasing their works.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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