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2019

13 Things to do this weekend, Fox 13 News, November 7

Five Things to Do This Weekend in Memphis: November 8th-10th, Memphis Magazine, November 7

The Weekly Memphian: Marcus King, Grilled Cheese Fest, Malted VI, The Daily Memphian, November 7

Forging on the River 2019: A Blacksmith's Riverside Reunion, Metalsmith Tech, November

Holiday Gift Ideas, Memphis Downtowner, November

2019 Holiday Markets and Shopping Guide For Memphis and the Mid-South, I Love Memphis Blog, October 17

Live at 9: Repair Days 2019, Dreux Antoine and WREG Day at the Memphis Zoo, WREG News Channel 3, October 18

Metalsmiths repair broken items at Metal Museum’s Repair Days, WREG News Channel 3, October 17

Five Things to Do This Weekend in Memphis: October 18th-20th, Memphis Magazine, October 17

5 Things To Do This Weekend: 10/18 – 10/20, I Love Memphis Blog, October 17

Metal Museum: Steel Magnolia Country, The Daily Memphian, October 17

Meet the Grantees: National Ornamental Metal Museum, ArtsMemphis, October 16

Performing and visual arts are hot in Memphis this week, Hoodline, October 16

First inductees of Memphis Sports Hall of Fame enjoy 'special' night, The Daily Memphian, October 11

The October Report, Art Jewelry Forum, October 9

Shows to See: October/November 2019, American Craft Magazine, October 2

365 Things to Do in Memphis #268: Get Your Heavy Metal Fixed, I Love Memphis Blog, September 24

Metal Sculptor Lewis Body Sets up Shop in Memphis, Memphis Flyer, September 20

Museum Day 2019: 28 Tennessee museums offering free admission this month, The Tennessean, September 12

'Metal on the Move' Bus tour among Metal Museum's upcoming events, The Commercial Appeal, September 10

40 Under 40: The Next Generation, Art Jewelry Forum, August 19

Alumnus’s art, career touches on SIU’s past, present and future, The Southern Illinoisan, August 7

Spotlighting A Memphis Gem, The Metal Museum, In Overton Park, Smart City Memphis, July 29

Five Things To Do This Weekend in Memphis: July 26th-28th, Memphis Magazine, July 26

Ten finalists vying for Overton Park are revealed, The Daily Memphian, July 26

On the Clock: Memphis Animals Who Put in a Day's Work, Memphis Flyer, July

Handmade: Metalsmith couple mold skills into successful business, The Detroit News, June 29

WEB EXTRA: "100 Things to Do in Memphis Before You Die" book offers insider's tips to city, Local Memphis, June 5

Renowned Blacksmith Has Forged A New Idea Of The Feminine, Asheville Made, May 31

Local community members host 8th Annual Art walk, Local Memphis, April 14

Eighth-graders explore metal art, The Paducah Sun, April 14

New-to-Memphis program pays college students for internships in art institutions, The Daily Memphian, April 5

Only in Memphis: 10 Things That Make Us What We Are, Style Blueprint, April 4

Movers & Shakers, The Daily Memphian, March 20

Iron Giant: Somers Artist A Nationally Acclaimed Metal Sculptor, Daily Inter Lake, March 10

Shows to See: February/March 2019, American Craft Magazine, February 19

The Metal Museum at 40, The Daily Memphian, February 8

The Weekly Memphian: Bluff City Liars, TEDxMemphis, Jazzmeia, Horn and Daley, The Daily Memphian, January 30

In Conversation with Carissa Hussong, Art Jewelry Forum, January 28

Paper, metalwork showcased at CBU Ross Gallery exhibitions, The Daily Memphian, January 11

Arts, culture and history, Memphis Travel, January

2018

200 Reasons to Visit Memphis in 2019, Memphis Travel, December

Lisa Gralnick's "Scene of the Crime" at the Metal Museum, Memphis Flyer, December 21

Metal Museum to celebrate 40th year in 2019, The Tennessee Tribune, December 13

Memphis Metal Museum Hosts Holiday Open House, Local Memphis, December 2

Metal Museum makes its case for Overton Park's Rust Hall, The Daily Memphian, November 22

The Thanksgiving Weekender: November 22-25, Choose901, November 21

Metal Museum Eyes Overton Park Expansion, Memphis Flyer, November 20

Home Is Where the Art Is, Memphis Magazine, November 16

Five things To Do This Weekend in Memphis: October 19th-21st, Memphis Magazine, October 18

Metalsmiths descend on Memphis for Metal Museum’s Repair Days, The Daily Memphian, October 17

Metallic Creations, DeSoto Magazine, October

Scene of the Crime, Memphis Magazine Blog, September 26

New movies in Memphis and Special Screenings, The Commercial Appeal, September 13

Master Metalsmith: Lisa Gralnick | Scene of the Crime, LocateArts, September

20 Memphis Events & Happenings: September 2018, StyleBlueprint, September

Master Metalsmith: Lisa Gralnick | Scene of the Crime, NumberInc, August

Artist Blacksmithing on Display at the Metal Museum, Memphis Magazine, June

Metal Museum Pondering Possibility of Polishing Up Rust Hall, Memphis Daily Ness, June 8

17 Fantastic Venues in Memphis Tennessee, Connor & Co, April 8

Hidden Gems of Memphis, Tennessee, petergreenberg.com, February 20

72 Hours of Blues, Brews and Barbecue in MemphisFlightNetwork, January 29

5 Things To Do This Weekend, 1/19-1/21, ilovememphisblog.com, January 19

Opening Reception & Gallery Talk for Alchemy4, Memphis Flyer, January

Featured Event: Blacksmithing I Class, ArtsMemphis, January

Opening Reception & Gallery Talk for Alchemy4, ArtsMemphis, January

Things to Do: Opening Reception & Gallery Talk for Alchemy4, Downtown Memphis, January

Opening Reception & Gallery Talk for Alchemy4, StyleBlueprint, January

Forge Cast Fabricate, NumberInc, January-February

Opening Reception & Gallery Talk for Alchemy4, NumberInc, January

Forge Cast Fabricate, LocateArts, January-February

Alchemy4, LocateArts, January-April

 

2017

RiverArtsFest's "Art in the Making" program, Local Memphis, November 13

These 5 Memphis Museums and Galleries Prove the City’s Art Scene is on Point, Marriott Traveler, October 24

Holiday Open House, StyleBlueprint, October 23

Snapshot: Sparks of Creativity, The Daily News, September 23

5 Things To Do This Weekend, 9/22-9/24, ilovememphisblog.com, September 22

Metal Museum’s Repair Days Raises Money, Provides Family Fun, WREG, News Channel 3, September 22

Repair Days, WATN, Ch. 24, Local Memphis Live, September 21

Five Things To Do This Weekend in Memphis: September 22nd-24th, Memphis Magazine, September 21

Carissa Hussong, Executive Director, Metal Museum, RSVP Magazine (page 10), September

Original Memphis: National Ornamental Metal Museum, Focus Magazine, June 28

Memphis: An Insider's Guide to This Funky Southern City, Travel Channel, May 23

Eat Well, Drink in the Views: A Visitor's Guide to Memphis, The Commercial Appeal, May 19

Five Memphis Landmarks to Visit from Sun Records, CMT News, March 10

25 Best Things to Do in Memphis, The Crazy Tourist, February 18 

Guns, Violence and Justice at the Metal Museum, The Memphis Flyer, January 12

 

2016

Get Creative at the Metal Museum, The Commercial Appeal, November 9

Exhibit Proves Hoss Haley More Than Mere 'Metalsmith', The Commercial Appeal, November 8

10 Must-Visit Art Exhibition Spaces in Memphis, The Culture Trip, September 30

Metal Museum Hosts Repair Days 9/22 - 9/25, Choose901, September 16

Metal Museum Ranked One of Nation's Best, High Ground News, September 6

35 U.S. Museums Guaranteed to Be the Highlight of Your Trip, TripAdvisor, August 25

This Weekend: Eric Gates, 'Master Metalsmith: Hoss Haley,' The Commercial Appeal, August 25 

Ornament News, Ornament Magazine, August 9

The Southern Agenda, Garden & Gun, August 1
Work by Josh Breeden and E.A. Chase, May 19
Graceland aside, there’s a King-size array of attractions in Memphis, The Washington Post, April 14
Inches From the Earth, Ornament Magazine, Vol. 38.5
Douglas Harling: Residence of the Heart, Ornament Magazine, Vol. 38.4
Inches from the Earth at Metal Museum Explores Human Links to Nature, The Commercial Appeal, April 12 
Metal Museum Winter Benefit Dinner, 4Memphis Magazine, March 1
Art Review: Metal Museum Exhibits Contrast Restful With Restless, The Commercial Appeal, January 19


2015
Art: The year’s 10 Best Exhibitions, The Commercial Appeal, December 21
Taiwan's International Metal Competition Lands In Memphis, Local Memphis, December 13
Cultural Guide to Memphis: 10 Art Galleries You Should Visit, The Culture Trip
Art Review: Linda Threadgill upends notions of decoration, utility in 'Cultivating Ornament', The Commercial Appeal, September 22

Art Review: Black experience sculpted into provocative 'A Kind of Confession' at Metal Museum, The Commercial Appeal, June 24

Art Review: 'Art Is an Accident' at Metal Museum elevated late J. Fred Woell as American original, The Commercial Appeal


2014
2014 in Review: The most vital, transcendent art exhibitions in Memphis, The Commercial Appeal, December 23
Art Review: ‘Protective Ornaments' armor exhibit fends off evil at National Ornamental Metal Museum, The Commercial Appeal, August 6
Metal Museum to Hold Free Extended Gallery Hours, La Prensa Latina, July 11
Interview: Carissa Hussong, Number: 79, June 1
Cultural Guide to Memphis: 10 Art Galleries You Should Visit, The Culture Trip, May 30
Celebrating International Blacksmiths' Day, Live at 9 on WREG News Channel 3, May 22
Un Chien Regarde Bien L'Eveque, A Dog Looks at a Bishop, re:sculpt, the ISC blog, May 1
Metal in Memphis, Modern Metals, April 14
Blacksmiths are Forging on the River, Local 24, April 6
April 4-6: Forging on the River, The Commercial Appeal, March 26
Forging a New Experience: Master blacksmith fires things up at ESSA’s new building, The Lovely Citizen, March 27
Stewart Joins Metal Museum as Collections Manager, The Daily News, March 19
Top Museums Worth Traveling For, FlipKey.com, March 18
National Ornamental Metal Museum, East Memphis Moms, March 10
"Tributaries: Andrew Hayes" at the Metal Museum, Exhibit M, January 23
Mid South Must Do: the Metal Museum, At Home Memphis and Midsouth, January 1


2013
Glassblowers and Blacksmiths Wow Collierville Crowd, The Commercial Appeal, December 20
Whimsical Sculptures Go "Ha!" at Metal Museum, GoMemphis, December 18
Ten Must-See Craft Research Collections, American Craft Council, November 19
Repair Days Fixes Attention on Master Metalsmith, The Commercial Appeal, October 5
Metal Museum’s Repair Days This Weekend, Exhibit M, October 4
Repair Days This Weekend at the Metal Museum, WKNO-FM, October 3
Forging Art from Fire, DeSoto Magazine, October 1
A Sublime Moment, Frozen: John Marshall at the Metal Museum, Number: 76, October 1
Metal Museum Celebrates Work of Apprentices, The Commercial Appeal, June 6
Master Metalsmith Eleanor Moty Ornament Magazine, Issue 36.3
Whirligigs and Weathervanes The Commerical Appeal, Go Memphis, April 4
Art Jewelry Forum's Interview with Tributaries Artist, Lola Brooks AJF Blog, February 14
Metal Museum #1 Most Romantic Place in Memphis I Love Memphis Blog, February 4
Students, museum collaborate on mural as positive response, The Commerical Appeal, Go Memphis, January 18


2012
'Master' Metal Museum Exhibition Dazzles, Memphis Commercial Appeal, November 29
Fire Knife Gets Fixed at Repair Days, Live From Memphis, October 7
365 Things to Do in Memphis #268: Get Your Heavy Metal Fixed, I Love Memphis Blog, October 4
Shelby County Trustee Shows off Renovated and Recycled, Memphis Commercial Appeal, August 25
Unique Metal Art On Display At Local Museum, WHQB Fox13, August 3
Monumental Dignity and Energy in Albert Paley, Commerical Appeal, Go Memphis, August 2
Metal Museum Kicks into Busy Season, Memphis Daily News, June 22
Lauren Kalman, Art Review, Memphis Commercial Appeal, May 1
Latter-day smithies forge ties with past, Memphis Commercial Appeal, April 23
Metal Museum Apprentice, Abe Pardee, Highlighted Commerical Appeal, Go Memphis, March 27
Cosmic Trunk Show at the Metal Museum, Exhibit M, The Memphis Flyer, March 9
Shows to See: Alchemy, Dragons, Shifting Paradigms and More, American Craft Council, March 8
Resource for Repair, FF Journal, February
Akan Weights Land in Memphis, Memphis Daily News, February 20
Memphis Culture, The Southern Illinoisan, February 19
Chris Irick at the Metal Museum, Exhibit M, The Memphis Flyer, February 16
Metal Museum To Feature Work of Virgil England, Blade, January 4


2011
Art Review: Comical, sublime contained within unique vessels , Memphis Commercial Appeal, December 29
Best of 2011: Standout Memphis art shows made compiling list easy, Memphis Commercial Appeal, Dec. 22
Metal Museum - Russell Publications online, Nov 3, 2011 
Art Review: Meddling with metal and more in new jewelry show, Memphis Commercial Appeal, June 30
Tall Grass and the Buzzing of Wings, Memphis Commercial Appeal, June 28
Tributaries: Marc Maiorana (video), GoMemphis, June 20
Memphis French Fort Area Poised for Redevelopment, MyFoxMemphis, June 16
Summer in the City: WEVL Blues on the Bluff, Memphis Flyer, June 16
Marine Hospital adrift since closure, but new owner has redevelopment plans, Memphis Commercial Appeal, June 12
Abandoned Memphis: Marine Hospital, Memphis Commercial Appeal, June
Imagine That: Art by Fisher, Burrows, Reed, Herbert, Woods, and Wallace, Memphis Flyer, June 9 
Fresh Horses: Opening Reception at David Perry Smith Gallery, May 31
Blacksmith Day fires up interest in old craft, Memphis Commercial Appeal, May 29
Memphis is on the Move, WMCTV, May 27
The Iron Lady, The Daily Beast, May 26
Party Line: 'Taste/See' creations marry form, function, Memphis Commercial Appeal, May 23
Whaaat The Devil, Conscious Chicago, May 20
Cookers as Important as 'Cue at Metal Museum Event, Memphis Daily News, May 20
Bikes on the Big Screen, Memphis Daily News, May 19
Last minute preparations for Tall Bike's Bike to Work Day, Live from Memphis, May 18
Art Cooker Reception/BBQ May 20, Memphis Flyer, May 17
All Things Art Fest, ArtsMemphis, April 30
Small Antique Guns Make Big Impact, GoMemphis, April 28
Stacey Lee Webber's Metal Sculpture, CuratedMag, April 22
Veteran Artist, Educator Dolph Smith Honored by the State, Memphis Commercial Appeal, April 17
Antique Guns Exhibition, Memphis Flyer, April 14
Whose Work Are You Admiring Now?, American Craft Magazine, April/May Issue
South Florida Dean to Lead Memphis College of Art, Commercial Appeal, March 12
Metal Museum Paper Clips Show, ArtsMemphis, March 6
Stacey Lee Webber's painstaking work mints value from pennies, Memphis Commercial Appeal, March 4
ArtsMemphis displays 25 years of Grant Clips, The Daily News, Memphis, TN. March 4, Vol. 126, No. 44
Metal Detector, News on the Bluff, March 2 
Exploring the Mississippi River's Cutoffs, The Daily News, Memphis, TN., Feb. 26
Get Hitched! Ten Uniquely Memphis Places to Get Married, I Heart Memphis, Feb. 21
Gov.-elect Haslam continues inaugural tradition with free museum admission, Memphis Commercial Appeal, Jan. 13
Best Museums in Memphis, Jan. 6 


2010
'Roam' through this Buckman Exhibit, The Daily News, Dec. 27, Vol. 125, No. 250
Basic Blacksmithing... Or, why the insides of my ears are covered in soot, Live From Memphis, Dec. 16
Mary Catherine Floyd receives the Emmett O'Ryan Award, ArtsMemphis, Memphis, TN, November
Memphis Blues, Rock 'n' Roll, and... Heavy Metal?, Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau, November 
Metal Museum hosts exhibitions as part of Holiday Show and Sale, The Commercial Appeal, November 6
5 Things to Do in Memphis, I Love Memphis Blog, November 5
Fasten-ating: Rhodes student catalogs Memphis museum's custom paper clips, The Commercial Appeal, October 16
Repair Days at the Metal Museum, Live from Memphis, October 5
El Museum Nacional del Metal Decorativo, La Prensa Latina, October 4
This tin's no trash: Metalsmiths fix up knickknacks, The Commercial Appeal, October 3
Don't call them 'sculptors': These 21st century blacksmiths take their metal hot, The Commercial Appeal, September 26


2009
Device and Deviousness as Art, GO Memphis, June 10
A Perfect Spring Afternoon, Memphis Connect, May 1
Forging on the River, GO Memphis: Party Lines, March 31
Smithies Forge Ties to Metal Museum, GO Memphis: Art Review, January 23


2008
Meat Meet Metal, The Splendid Table, November 1
Visitors Can Find a Unique Vibe in Memphis, The St. Louis Post Dispatch, October 19
Repair Days Time for Re-Soldering Silver and Friendships, Go Memphis, October 8
Master Metalsmith Honored With Show at Metal Museum, The Memphis Daily News, October 1
Art Review: Metalsmith David Clemons at National Ornamental Metal Museum, The Commerical Appeal, August 15
Avant Garde Grills Come Out of Backyard and Into Spotlight, The Commercial Appeal, July 2
Art Preview: Ornamental Metal Museum Trio Launch Mettlesome Show, The Commercial Appeal, June 27
Iron Maiden, The Memphis Flyer, May 15
New Director to Build on Vision of Founding Director, The Commercial Appeal, February 2


2006

Forging Its Own Future, Smithsonian Magazine, May

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