FireFish Arts



As a non-profit community-based arts organization, FireFish Arts works to revitalize the city of Lorain.  We accomplish this by providing pioneering arts programming, community art access and outreach, and critical arts leadership. At the core of this effort is supporting the vital role artists play in their community.


A vibrant and inclusive Lorain that features artists, community, and youth access to high-quality arts programming, creative spaces, authentic small businesses, accessibility, and revitalized infrastructure.

Core Values

Supporting the vital role artists play in the community through the following ways.

  • Showcasing and highlighting local artists, musicians, and performers and providing them with paid work.
  • Partnering with artists across genres to create exceptional arts programming for community members and youth.
  • Advocating for the role of artists as important professionals and entrepreneurs in downtown Lorain.