The Arcosanti Vaults and Colly Garden inspired the décor for the NFL Tailgate Party at Super Bowl 49: two large Barrel Vaults accented with 10 foot high fiber-glassed/paper mache bells that captured the look and color of special assemblies, Italian Cypresses and several actual Soleri originals.
[photo by Roger Tomalty, text by Mary Hoadley]
Abel Alday, Doug Couvert, Mary Hoadley, Scott Riley, Corey Rosen and Roger Tomalty assembled the Soleri Studios display. 10,000 NFL supporters were expected to attend.
[the following photos in this report are by Scott Riley, text by Mary Hoadley]
Three large assemblies adorned the Earth Harp Stage, two of which could be seen during the NBC Pregame Show!