Big Brains

Here Are the 2015 Big Brain Award Finalists in Culinary Arts -- and More

It's time for some well-deserved applause, Phoenix. Today we're announcing the 2015 Big Brain Award finalists.

Each spring, these awards put the spotlight on emerging creatives and give them cash to keep up the good work. After sifting through a long list of Big Brain nominees, we've narrowed the field to 15 finalists, including 3 finalists in culinary arts.