ARCCO is a professional arts service organization for artist-run, not-for-profit centres and collectives for contemporary art in Ontario. This includes centres/collectives for the presentation, production, dissemination, service and investigation of contemporary art in a variety of media and multi-disciplinary work.
provides a communication network for artist-run centres throughout Ontario
promotes the recognition of artist-run centres throughout Ontario
supports the development of artist-run centres
advances the professional standards of artist-run centre employees and artists throughout Ontario
strengthens and stabilize artist-run centres throughout Ontario
educates the public on the roles of ARCs and facilitate access to public
provides a resource centre for artist-run collectives and centres and the public throughout Ontario