photo by Chihiro Saitophoto by Chihiro SaitoOn April 10th, Paolo Soleri’s private burial took place at Arcosanti with his family members, close friends and Arcosanti residents in attendance.

The procession was accompanied by parasols absorbing the reclining desert sun, while the uninterrupted sound of Soleri windbells followed him to his final resting place.

photo by Tomiaki Tamuraphoto by Tomiaki TamuraSoleri now rests right next to Colly, his wife who preceded him in death by 31 years, on a hill across from Agua Fria River overlooking Arcosanti site in the distance.

A public memorial service will be scheduled for later this year to celebrate the life of Paolo Soleri and those who have been touched by his far reaching ideas, artistic works and steadfast commitment to his cause.

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