dunlap venue celebration day / by Matthew Salenger

The plaza is complete and the stage was set for the first event under the canopy.

The plaza is complete and the stage was set for the first event under the canopy.

This little girl provided one of the drawings to be transformed into the final artwork. Her mom told me she'd never won anything before, and that this was a life high-light for her. You can see the pride on her face to be a part of the project. Maybe my favorite photo ever.

This little girl provided one of the drawings to be transformed into the final artwork. Her mom told me she'd never won anything before, and that this was a life high-light for her. You can see the pride on her face to be a part of the project. Maybe my favorite photo ever.

The completed canopy, seating, and plaza.

The completed canopy, seating, and plaza.

And the final artwork in the station itself. The images are of architectural projects designed for Phoenix that never happened, such as this one of Frank Lloyd Wright's Arizona State Capitol Building. Maybe it got built in an alternative world...

And the final artwork in the station itself. The images are of architectural projects designed for Phoenix that never happened, such as this one of Frank Lloyd Wright's Arizona State Capitol Building. Maybe it got built in an alternative world...