Arca is a magnetic performer, at one moment skittering across stage coyly meowing atop horse-light stilts and in the next barreling through a crowd, bathing herself in red spray paint. Having produced for the likes of Kanye West, FKA Twigs, and Björk early on in her career, she has also built a body of solo work across three studio albums that has consistently challenged our existing understanding of music. Over the years, Arca has evolved from just ad-libbing with DJ sets to producing increasingly more elaborate stage shows that blend theater with technology and unapologetically queer intentions. She is nothing short of an absolute force.

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