News

  • 12 Nov 2018

    A bit of an update on the projects, events and collaborations we are working on and towards at the moment. Currently, a collaborative project in NYC for Spring 2018 and Episode 10 in Nov 2019. Read more here...

  • 15 Aug 2018

    A key part of our programming, Episodes explore the interlinked nature of aesthetics and social organising, through public events, investigating interlinked themes and contradictions, which develop from one Episode to the next.

  • 14 Jun 2018

    Arika works on projects locally with grass roots groups all year round. Local Organising, as we call it, is a manifestation of our desire to support radical social change. Read to find out more...

  • 24 May 2018

    A space to share the documentation of our work, over 1,000 events from the past 18 years. An extensive archive of video and audio recordings of experimental music, art, talks, films and performances.  

  • 2 Apr 2018

    Arika was recently in NYC collaborating on a transatlantic version of the Sex Workers’ Festival of Resistance. Documentation  from the event is on its way. In the meantime here are some reviews from...

  • 2 Apr 2018

    Ongoing Arika collaborators Reina Gossett & Eric A Stanley's new book Trap Door: Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibilty (Critical Anthologies in Art and Culture) is out now, published by MIT Press.

  • 2 Apr 2018

    Jackie Wang's new book Carceral Capitalism is out now published by SEMIOTEXT(E). Jackie appeared at Episode 9: Other Worlds Already Exist in November. Documentation of her readings and talks coming soon!

  • 29 Sep 2017

    We've just finished an intensive redesign of the Arika website. And have been adding loads more videos, audio and photos to the Archive section of the site.

  • 15 Sep 2017

    We've hooked up with Scottish Queer International Film Festival to present ...

  • 15 Sep 2017

    Hit Parade performances from KYTN 10 in Dundee and the Whitney in 2012 are released as part of Christof Migone's Greatest Hit compilation release.

  • 15 Sep 2017

    Recordings from our 2006 tour with John Butcher and Akio Suzuki have just been released on Ftarri Records!

  • 6 Mar 2015

    CD released on Confront of Ray Brassier and Mattin's Unfree Improvisation/ Compulsive Freedom performance from Episode 4: Freedom is a Constant Struggle.

  • 6 Mar 2015

    The self-published Collected Spaces (First Listen) LP is a trace of a collaborative process undertaken between Art Angel, Tin Roof, Ultra-red and Arika between 2010 and 2011.

  • 4 Mar 2015

    Jean-Luc Guionnet and Eric La Casa have released a set of recordings from a 3 phase project that arose from conversations with Arika and collaborations with a set of local folks to make intimate recordings of their home...