About the Archive

For over fifteen years, our archive has been a major online resource for individuals, universities, museums, and libraries worldwide.

Featuring 600+ hours of audio recordings and numerous publications, it serves as an accessible educational platform for all. Join us in exploring and sharing these free resources with others.


We work with artists, communities, and institutions worldwide to develop and archive programs about cultural and socio-political issues. These programs seek an active relation to history and memory, and enable us to continually rewrite and reimagine this organization and its place in society.


We work with artists, communities, and institutions worldwide to develop publications about cultural and socio-political issues. Designed and edited at Slought, these unique publications express our commitment to the circulation of ideas.


Collect our publications for your library, classroom, book group or book store

Philosophers Judith Butler, Hélène Cixous and others remember Jacques Derrida on the anniversary of his death.

Artist Soun-Gui Kim engages Jacques Derrida and Jean-Luc Nancy in dialogue about the global art market.

Artist Carolee Schneemann clarifies and deepens the inquiries of art history students about her life as an artist, surrounded by skeletons and emblems of precariousness.

Architect Teddy Cruz, Governor Sergio Fajardo, and ecologist Oscar Romo discuss the paradigm shift in urban development, social justice, and civic imagination across Latin America.

Philosophers, statesmen and members of the UN Security council engage in a filmed conversation about how to reduce geopolitical conflict, building upon Immanuel Kant's essay Perpetual Peace (1795).

Conceptual artist William Anastasi recounts the life and work of artist John Cage, his friend and collaborator, and documents the visual and textual works that informed their ongoing dialogue.