Arc GTK Theme for Ubuntu 15.04, Elementary OS Freya

August 19, 2015 — 4 Comments


Arc-theme, a beautiful, flat theme with transparent elements for GTK 3 and GTK 2 based desktop environments like Gnome, Unity, Budgie, Pantheon, etc.

Arc-theme is a new theme project still under development. It’s available is in three variants:

Arc theme

Arc theme

Arc Dark

Arc Dark

Arc Darker

Arc Darker

Full preview in Ubuntu Unity with Numix circle icons:


If you like the theme, try it by installing the .deb package available in the link below:

Download arc-theme .deb

Needs Ubuntu 15.04 (higher), or Elementary OS Freya because it depends on GTK 3.14 / 3.16.

Once installed, apply the themes via Unity Tweak Tool (or System Settings -> Tweaks).

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4 responses to Arc GTK Theme for Ubuntu 15.04, Elementary OS Freya

  1. Is any way to install it on 14.04.3 LTS?

    • You may do it by first installing GTK+ 3.14 in 14.04 via PPA, though it’s not recommended since it might cause your system unstable.

  2. hi
    can you tele me how did you get the multitap on the file manager

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