Our Story

April 21, 2017 to April 23, 2017
The Artcirq crew was thrilled to be invited to Kugluktuk's 40th Nattic Frolics Festival. The community enjoyed Artcirq's performance so much, they were asked to do a second one on the following day!
April 7, 2017
Artcirq and Kalabanté were both represented at the head quarters of Cirque Éloize in Montreal for a screening of the film Circus Without Borders.
March 18, 2017
Guillaume Saladin offered a circus workshop on behalf of Artcirq as part of the Highlight Arctic Festival. Special thanks to Canada Council for the Arts and the Canadian High Commission/Canada 150.
March 17, 2017
The documentary film Circus Without Borders was featured in the Highlight Artic Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland in partnership with the Scottish Mental Health Foundation, Film Hub Scotland, and the BFI Film Audience Network.
February 9, 2017 to February 16, 2017
Artcirq's week long exchange with Cirqiniq rocked the Black Box in Igloolik as these 2 organizations collaborated in offering circus workshops for youth. They also worked together to share best practices as social circus coordinators and performance artists. Two packed performances were held... read more.
February 8, 2017 to February 21, 2017
Artcirq coordinators and circus workshop participants at the Black Box were thrilled to have guest artist Jérémie Robert join the activities at the Black Box for the month of February!
November 28, 2016
Artcirq is proud to have its film Pitaqangittuq as part of the launch in London of the Highlight Arctic Festival.
November 25, 2016
Guillaume Ittuksarjuat Saladin joined the ranks of Clown Without Borders welcoming and training with 3 haitian artists visiting Montreal. Check out what they did!
October 30, 2016 to November 6, 2016
Chris Coleman from NUVU Music was in Igloolik this week to record the upcoming album of Lazarus Qattalik aka Mister and other talented musicians. Can't wait to hear the final cut!
October 17, 2016 to October 19, 2016
The movers and shakers of the arts in Nunavut met in Iqaluit for a 3 day conference to discuss and elaborate a new strategy for the territory.