The artist and designer has always wanted to paint walls, her pleasure and goal in life is to transform dull and boring spaces and walls and to bring them life with bold colour and patterns. Camille Walala is the artist on a mission to brighten up your city—one wall at a time.
1956 19 October in Memphis Court - Elvis was charged with assault and battery and disorderly conduct in October 1956 after gas station attendant Ed Hopper told Elvis to clear off his forecourt when Elvis was mobbed by fans. Hopper emerged from the experience with a black eye, and, along with fellow gas attendant Aubery Brown, a $25 fine; Charges against Elvis were dropped when it was proven that Hopper hit Elvis first. Elvis later interceded to try and get Hopper his job back.
The Egypt (Sphinx) Gallery at the Penn Museum houses one of the finest collections of Egyptian architecture on display in the United States. A monumental granite sphinx dominates the gallery. Surrounding it are the gateway, columns, doorways and windows from the best preserved royal palace ever excavated in Egypt. The palace was built for the New Kingdom pharaoh Merenptah (r. 1213-1204 BCE) at the city of Memphis in Lower Egypt.