Winter Programming Hiatus

Regular public programming at NAVEL will resume in May 2020. Meanwhile, we will continue to hold space for occasional events, ASSEMBLIES and the Collective Residency.

Community Update: COVID-19

Fighting the spread and isolation together, responsibly and creatively.

Last Chance to Sign Up for ASSEMBLIES Q3

Don't miss your chance to sign up for one of six new ASSEMBLIES

COVID-19 Mutual Aid Resources

Emergency resources, funds and petitions compiled by NAVEL

Help NAVEL survive the financial impact of COVID-19

Dear Kin, For the past two and a half years we have been able to cover our basic operating costs, while supporting and funding exciting…

Order Now: سفره دايمه Sofra Daymeh Zine

A new collaborative zine by Massive Science & NAVEL on how genetics informs identity.

Welcome to the Board!

Announcing 2020's new Board of Directors members Angela Seo, Céline Kuklowsky, Randall Sarafa and Dr.Yewande Pearse.


Propose an ASSEMBLY

Order Now: 0.1% Zine

A new collaborative zine by Massive Science & NAVEL on how genetics informs identity.

Make Kin: Become a Member

Help us to imagine and build a more just, creative, and collaborative world.

Assemble: Culture, Like Weimar Is a Hedge, Or Is It A Bet?

Artist Robby Herbst of Llano Del Rio Collective writes about NAVEL's ASSEMBLIES program.

Sign Up to Participate in ASSEMBLIES Q2

Don't miss your chance to sign up for one of eight new ASSEMBLIES


Propose an ASSEMBLY

Submit work for the 0.1% exhibition

OPEN CALL: Looking for artworks and scientific projects that demystify how genomics inform identity.

Apply to serve on the 2020 Programming Committee


Apply to join the Collective Residency


One Another: Open Call

NAVEL and Dorit Cypis invite 12 individuals from Los Angeles communities to take part in a durational and collaborative research and dialogue illuminating the question “who are we to one another?

Help NAVEL win $100K

Please take five minutes to vote for us to win $100,000 in the LA2050 Grants Challenge!

Seeking Interns

Learn more about internship opportunities at NAVEL.

2019 Season Announcement

A year of inquiry, uproar and play.

Welcome to the Board!

Angela Seo and Blaine O'Neill will serve as representatives of the NAVEL Collective Residents.

Sign up for ASSEMBLIES: Quarter 1

Learn about the 18 proposals received for the first ASSEMBLIES quarter.

Programming Committee 2019 Announcement

Gloria Galvez, Jasmine Nyende, Dorit Cypis, Chris Tyler, Daleen Saah, and Yewande Pearse

Fall/Winter Season Announcement

A series of programs asks audiences to activate their memories, reassess social structures and mobilize for the commons of our collective futurity.

Open Call: Programming Committee Spring/Summer 2019

Apply to be considered for the next programming committee at NAVEL.

Anxiety: Halloween 2018

ANXIETY eats at us. Paralyzes us. Invisibly controls our days. Yet despite this power over us, we often hide our anxieties from others— from…