It takes an individual with imagination to appreciate the unique sounds, to visualize color behind style, and to explore the evolution of art. Creativity without the commercial end is what Underground Lauderdale is about...simply the real deal! Click here to order your FREE Underground Create Map.
Hip neighborhoods include FATVillage, F.A.T. is trendy. F.A.T. is cool. F.A.T. is growing. And by F.A.T., we mean Flagler Arts & Technology Village in downtown Fort Lauderdale - a new neighborhood that's seriously amping up the area's cool factor. Bordered by the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District, home to the NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale and Broward Center for the Performing Arts. F.A.T. is a section of downtown Fort Lauderdale built in the 1950s of industrial warehouses that's fast becoming a magnet for emerging artists, galleries, performers, fashion and film.
And if you’re looking to add creativity to the mix, a walk through The Downtown Hollywood Mural Project is a must with 20+ curated outdoor contemporary art murals by national & international recognized artists. For film lovers the newly unique Cinema Paradiso theater features independent films to various locations, not to mention you will notice filming crews quite often in Hollywood.
Art Fort Lauderdale: a 4-day curated art fair that transports attendees on a journey along the famed Intracoastal waterways via water taxi and private yacht with stops at vacant multimillion dollar waterfront properties that feature emerging artists exhibiting various styles and methods of art that reflect the past, the present and the future. Click here to see how the Art Fair takes you by waterway to art-filled mansions.
The creative scene emerges in Greater Fort Lauderdale!
Here's where things go off-script. Discover creative hot spots that blend genres and creators that bend rules. Take a trip through the multi-sensory Underground around Greater Fort Lauderdale.