Arcmtl is 20 years old!
On this Giving Tuesday, you can click here to contribute to our 20th anniversary fundraising campaign!
Well-known for projects such as Expozine, the Volume Mtl art book fair, the Grande Print Art Fair and the Distroboto art vending machines, Arcmtl promotes the work of more than 450 different artists and writers each year.
As a non-profit, largely volunteer-run organization, this Gala will launch a fundraising campaign essential to Arcmtl’s survival.
So come and celebrate our 20th and support the next 20!
There is also an exhibit of zines from ARCMTL archives at the Concordia Webster Library on until December 17.
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In March 2017, we celebrated Distroboto’s Sweet Sixteen with a concert at Casa del Popolo, where the project was born in January 2001. L’expérience Distroboto est étroitement liée à la culture indépendante montréalaise et a été un succès dès ses débuts. Seize ans plus tard, les machines ont vendu plus de 100 000 œuvres réalisées par plus de 1200 artistes locaux et internationaux ! Pour souligner cet important anniversaire, durantContinue Reading >
Volume 1 MTL : Art and the Book, October 15 – 21 2018. Volume 1 MTL was the first edition of ARCMTL’s newest project: a week dedicated to art publishing and artists’ books. Workshops, conferences, discussions, presentations and a fair bringing together more than 50 publishers and creators were held in Montreal in October 2018. Here’s an overview of the various activities that made Volume 1 MTL a great success!Continue Reading >