Arts United breaks ground on Auer Center Arts Lab addition


Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne broke ground yesterday on a new Arts Lab addition to the Auer Center, celebrating a fantastic new amenity for downtown Fort Wayne. Executive Director Jim Sparrow emceed the event, attended by a large audience including several members of the Design Collaborative design team. In addition to the standard shovel turning, a troupe of Fort Wayne Ballet dancers performed a unique interpretive dance rising from the soil in the location of the future Arts Lab "black box" theater. Scheduled for completion late this year, Strebig Construction of Fort Wayne is the general contractor for the project.