Submit work for the 0.1% exhibition
Deadline: July 15 2019
OPEN CALL: Looking for artworks and scientific projects that demystify how genomics inform identity.
Apply to serve on the 2020 Programming Committee
Deadline Extended: June 30 2019
Apr 9 2019
Learn more about internship opportunities at NAVEL.
2019 Season Announcement
April – November, 2019
A year of inquiry, uproar and play.
Children of the Singularity: Screening
Jun 26 2019, 8:30PM, doors at 8PM
A docu sci-fi intervention in the myth of progress
TWAH (=These Worlds Are Here)
July 4-7 2019,10AM-3PM
A writing workshop approached as a fictional queer world-making practice.
Tiny Tech Zines
Aug 11 2019, 11AM-7PM
Using zines, art and workshops to foster a more just tech sector.
سفره دايمه Sofra Daymeh
Saturday, Sep 7 – Nov
Decolonizing food around the سفره sofra.
The Zapatista Wi-Fi Rebellion
Friday, Sep 20 & Sunday, Sep 22
Short-circuiting techno-imperialism with Zapatismo.
Wednesday, Apr 17 – Sunday, Oct 20
Come out from the shadow of identity politics through the power of intimate engagement across difference.
Nov 7-11 2019
Demystifying genomics to inform identity in the age of the quantified self.
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.
Jun 21 2019
Celebrating our anniversary as a collectively-driven space
A Right to Defiance
Jun 15 2019
punk is queer. punk is femme. punk is Black. punk is Brown. punk is boundless.
A Place in Time
Jun 6 2019, 8:30PM, doors at 8PM
A confession and love letter to the queer Asian community.
NO CRUISING: Ghosted
May 16-18 2019
Acquaint yourself with Los Angeles’s most intimate crevices.
Thursday, May 16 – Saturday, May 18
Resisting the carceral state, one donut at a time.
NO CRUISING: The Happy Organ
May 18 2019, 8:30PM–Late
Because revelry is instrumental.
NO CRUISING: Queer Yoga
May 18 2019, 11AM–12PM
Explore multiplicities of gender within your energetic body.
NO CRUISING: Bodies in Play
May 17 2019, 3PM–5PM
Engage your body with a blend of holistic movement approaches.
NO CRUISING: Alternatives to Policing
May 16 2019, 11AM–1PM
Strategize towards a world without punitive systems.
NO CRUISING: Pistil
May 16 2019, 8:30PM (Doors at 8PM)
A new experimental work by Sebastian Hernandez.