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This City V - Building Together


Posted 2017-09-06

YK ARCC presents This City V - Building Together. A collaborative and immersive art installation with the Crazy Dames. October 2-11.

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Leslie Leong - SubARCCtic V


Posted 2017-01-13


YK ARCC is excited to host Leslie Leong for SubARCCtic V this March 2017! She will be creating a sculpture made of re-claimed lumber depicting a creature of Great Slave Lake inspired by local descriptions! Learn more about her here....

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Call for Artwork / Art Installations ISSUES: Group Exhibit 2017


Posted 2016-12-11



Yellowknife Artist Run Community Centre (YK ARCC) is organizing a multimedia exhibition series exploring the theme of “ISSUES -  important topics or problems for debate or discussion”, expressed and represented through art.

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This (Winter) City IV Schedule


Posted 2016-09-16
Category Programs

Join YK ARCC and OPEN to help design and install a temporary project in Yellowknife’s Downtown in the theme of Winter Cities.

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Artist Call - Heritage Art Show


Posted 2016-09-01



The City of Yellowknife Heritage Committee, in partnership with the Yellowknife Artist Run Community Centre (YKARCC), is hosting a juried art show Nov. 14-19th.

Deadline for submission is Sept 22, 2016.

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Artist Call - SubARCCtic V - Snow Castle Exhibit


Posted 2016-08-05



SubARCCtic V (March 2017) - Open Call


YK ARCC is accepting submissions from artists with an interest in developing a site-specific project for the annual Snow Castle.  We are looking for projects that examine and explore themes connected to the Winter Festival itself and/or the surrounding landscape of Great Slave Lake and Yellowknife Bay.  

This is an opportunity for artists to consider how their art practice might respond to some of the environmental, cultural and political factors of Northern Canada. 

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Artist Call - Sidewalk Mural


Posted 2016-07-14
Category Artists


YK ARCC is seeking a Sidewalk Mural Design to be painted August 2016 with help from the public

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This City IV – Residency & Social Art Project – YK ARCC, Yellowknife, NWT, Canada


Posted 2016-07-08
Category Artists



“This City IV” is a project that falls in line with finding creative solutions to our city’s complex, intersectional needs.  For its fourth year running “This City IV” continues to address social concern and engage our community through the use of art.

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Open Gallery / Workshop and Studio Hours July 9,11 & 12!


Posted 2016-07-07



What does ARCC's new space look, feel, smell, sound like?

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YK ARCC's New Location


Posted 2016-06-30



5112-52nd Street, Downtown Yellowknife

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Arts Coordinator - Term position to November


Posted 2016-05-25
Category Employment

Contract arts coordinator position with YK ARCC.  6-month term to Nov 30.

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Arts Coordinator Term Position


Posted 2016-01-16
Category Employment


Contract arts coordinator position with YK ARCC.  Term to March 31. 

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'This City III' Final Exhibition


Posted 2015-10-16

Our final event for the 'This City III' residency. An exhibition by Steve deBruyn, followed by some films and food at the 50/50 lot. Saturday October 17 2015 from 4-8pm at the BMO Gallery and the 50/50 lot.

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Sub Arctic IV Open Call


Posted 2015-09-23


The YK ARCC is now accepting applications for Sub Arctic IV - An opportunity to exhibit at the 2016 Snow Castle on Yellowknife Bay.

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This City III - Artist In Residence: Steve deBruyn


Posted 2015-09-09


This City III - 2015 Artist in Residence Steve deBruyn

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Artist Call: This City III - Residency & Social Art Project


Posted 2015-07-08


Artist Call:  This City III - Residency and Social Art Project in Yellowknife, NWT. Deadline August 1st, 2015

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Call to artists - Folk on the Rocks collaboration


Posted 2015-06-09


Artist call - installaitons for Folk on the Rocks 2015.

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Artist Call: Going Rogue - Exhibition Series


Posted 2015-05-13


Open call for artists to exhibit for the last 2 months in ARCC's current space.  No applicaiton required. 

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New ARCC Board - 2015


Posted 2015-05-01


Welcome to the new ARCC board.

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Screen Printing on Fabric - workshop series


Posted 2015-04-07


YK INK Is putting on a fabric screen printing workshop series at the ARCC. Course starts April 23. Runs 8 weeks, Thursdays 6-8 PM. $160 course fee + $40 materials fee. 10 person limit.

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Posted 2015-01-13

Call for artist submissions

For a third year running YK ARCC (Yellowknife's Artist Run Community Centre) is proud to offer a fine art contribution to the Snowking's Castle Art Gallery.

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Ruins - Exhibition - Dec 6-20


Posted 2014-11-21

Sound/installation/film/sculpture/performance @ Old BMO space in Centre Square Mall

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Death is Real - Thank Yous and Photos


Posted 2014-11-05

Thank yous and photos

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Diane Boudreau - Cold Weather Exhibit


Posted 2014-10-07


Diane Boudreau exhibit @ the ARCC Saturday & Sunday (Oct 11 and 12) from 10 am - 5 pm

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PARK(ing) Day - Yellowknife


Posted 2014-08-29


PARK(ing) Day 2014 - Register, help plan, and participate - Reimagine public space

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