Art Unites Us
Every day, Everywhere, for Everyone in Northeast Indiana
Arts United mobilizes resources to develop, coordinate, and support arts and culture, enhancing the quality of life and the economic vitality of Northeast Indiana.
Arts and culture are present every day, everywhere, for everyone in Northeast Indiana.
Excellence and innovation
Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Access (IDEA)
Good stewardship of community assets
Alignment with priorities for economic and community development
1. Community Development
Arts United is moving forward as a Local Arts Agency to support the growth and development of arts and culture in Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana.
2. Member Services Program
Arts United coordinates the Regional Arts Council, a member services program, by facilitating administrative collaborations on behalf of 50+ member organizations.
- Promote a culture of belonging by integrating IDEA (inclusion, diversity, equity, and access) in everything we do.
- Support a strong, integrated downtown Fort Wayne as the cultural and creative centerpiece of Northeast Indiana.
- Lead the development of and advocacy for a stronger, more inclusive, and highly collaborative network of arts and culture nonprofits and artists in Northeast Indiana.
Download: Arts United’s 2022-2025 Strategic Framework here.