Art, history and soccer converge in Downtown Memphis

By Updated: August 10, 2019 7:58 PM CT | Published: August 09, 2019 4:00 AM CT
<strong>Melissa Wilkinson&rsquo;s &ldquo;Mockingbirds&rdquo; are among 10 new works in the Downtown Memphis Commission&rsquo;s urban art series called &ldquo;Artery 2.0: Stereo to Escape.&rdquo; An art march to tour them all departs from Court Square Aug. 10 at 5 p.m.</strong> (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

Melissa Wilkinson’s “Mockingbirds” are among 10 new works in the Downtown Memphis Commission’s urban art series called “Artery 2.0: Stereo to Escape.” An art march to tour them all departs from Court Square Aug. 10 at 5 p.m. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

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Jill Johnson Piper

Jill Johnson Piper has been writing feature stories for Memphis newspapers and magazines for more than 30 years. She and her husband live in Downtown Memphis and Horseshoe Lake, Arkansas.

 


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