FATVillage is a four block city designated arts and creative district founded in 1998. The Village, comprised of more than 100,000 sq. ft. of buildings, is a cultural epicenter located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, composed of creative businesses and art studios. We are home to a mix of artists, photographers, filmmakers, advertising agencies, graphic designers, galleries, urban planners, and a black box theater. FATVillage is an architecturally unique collection of industrial warehouses dating back to the mid-century in downtown Ft Lauderdale.