Metal Museum receives $1 million anonymous donation

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 11, 2024 7:15 PM CT | Published: March 11, 2024 4:07 PM CT

“This makes for $14 million in total from foundations that are outside of the (Memphis) community,” said the museum’s executive director. “That speaks to the national importance of our institution.”


Metal Museum Rust Hall Memphis College of Art Windgate Foundation Overton Park
Christopher Wright

Christopher Wright

Christopher Wright is a native Memphian with a bachelor’s degree in education and film from Rhodes College and a master’s degree in sports journalism to be received in Summer 2024 from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Christopher specializes in sports, education, film, music, arts and politics, and was raised on furikake, black-eyed peas and cornbread.


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