Big Brain Awards

2014 Big Brain Award Nominations Close Today

If you're one of those procrastinator types who works best when time is of the essence, we've got some good news.

Today is your deadline to nominate up-and-coming Phoenix creatives for the 2014 Big Brain Awards.

See also: 2013 Big Brain Awards Winners Announced

We're on the hunt for folks who are doing big things in visual art, performing art, culinary art, design, and urban vision, which is this year's new category to recognize people working to make Phoenix a better place.

Sound like anyone you know? Now's your chance to nominate them to win $500.

We'll narrow each category down to three finalists and profile each of them in the New Times and here on Jackalope Ranch and our sister blogs, Chow Bella and Up on the Sun.

Winners will be revealed during New Times Artopia, an evening of art, drinks, food, and music, on Saturday, April 26. Tickets are $25.

No more procrastinating; nominate your favorite creatives (even yourself) for 2014's Big Brains at Deadline for nominations is Monday, March 3.

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Becky Bartkowski is an award-winning journalist and the arts and music editor at New Times, where she writes about art, fashion, and pop culture.
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