Yellowknife Artist Run Community Centre (YK ARCC)

North Slave


Last Updated: June 20, 2023

Founded in 2011, the Yellowknife Artist Run Commnity Centre is a non-profit organization facilitating the production and presentation of Yellowknife and NWT artwork. It brings artists and organization of all art forms together and encourages collaboration.

Our mission is to inspire and nurture expression through the presentation, production and interpretation of multidisciplinary art forms for the benefit of the community. 

Our vision is a community where individuals are empowered to create positive change through art.


  • To provide a venue for arts practice and non-commercial exhibition of arts.
  • To provide a forum for networking and collaboration between artists, art organizations and the community.
  • To stimulate/foster community development through diverse art practices.