eli broad http://michiganradio.org en MSU alumnus plans to show off his private art collection to the public for free http://michiganradio.org/post/msu-alumnus-plans-show-his-private-art-collection-public-free <p>LOS ANGELES (AP) - For years Eli Broad has said he wants to make his vast, collection of contemporary art accessible to the largest number of people possible.<br><br>What better way to do that, the billionaire philanthropist said Tuesday, than to make admission free to the $140 million museum he's building in downtown Los Angeles.<br><br>When it opens next year, Broad said during a hard-hat tour of the half-completed building, people will be able to walk in and view works by Andy Warhol, Ed Ruscha and scores of others without paying a cent.<br> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 01:46:00 +0000 The Associated Press 14488 at http://michiganradio.org MSU alumnus plans to show off his private art collection to the public for free