From our local newspaper:
He was a direct disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright.
I had the pleasure of visiting Arcosanti- the small 'town' created by Soleri where people live where they work. Soleri bells are works of art, and are very expensive.
I am ashamed to say that I have still not seen the Soleri museum/shop in Scottsdale; I planned on it many times, but did not make it. Now would be a good time.