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2019 Season Announcement

A year of inquiry, uproar and play.


Goethe-Institut presents Worlds of Homelessness

How can artists engage with homelessness in meaningful ways?


Presenters include Anna Zett, Liesel Burisch, Huntress Janos and Selwa Sweidan.

Collective Skillshares: Embodiment Workshop with Hayden Dunham

A meditation and conceptual tool kit for returning to your body.

The Spectacular Society

Contemporary dance re/presenting Japanese American internment and its present-day repetition.

Core Programming

0.1% with Aaron Panofsky and Terence Keel

Two members of the UCLA Institue for Society and Genetics speak to contemporary issues surrounding the implications of genetic difference.


Demystifying genomics to inform identity in the age of the quantified self.

One Another

Come out from the shadow of identity politics through the power of intimate engagement across difference.


The New Internet Commons

An ongoing series of events which aims to understand the state of the world wide web today in contrast with the early unravelings of its utopian vision.

Alexandria PDF Library

A repository for digital files uploaded by and available to NAVEL's visitors via the wifi at our physical site


An intimate and informal monthly gathering where members of the NAVEL community come together to present on current research topics.


A platform to discuss the organization of living beings in physical space — past, present, and possible futures.



A Discussion, Performance and Exhibition that aim to nurture and aid abolitionist creative practices

Screening: SOUFRA

Healing the wounds of war through the unifying power of food

The Zapatista Wi-Fi Rebellion

Short-circuiting techno-imperialism with Zapatismo.

سفره دايمه Sofra Daymeh

Decolonizing food around the سفره sofra.