You submitted nominations for the best and brightest emerging Valley creatives, and the results are in. Presenting the 2015 BigBrain finalists.
Sophie May Hook is the kind of person who makes lemonade when life hands her lemons. Literally.
After finding that someone had vandalized a half-built installation piece designed to be part of Scottsdale Public Art's Canal Convergence 2014 event, Hook got some lemons and sugar, borrowed a friend's hand juicer, and got to work lifting the spirits of volunteers who had worked to meticulously build the piece.
For the Phoenix-based independent events and projects manager, it's as much about the people behind the scenes as it is about the art and artists being presented.