A Very NAVEL Holiday Special

Grab your chosen family and say goodbye to a very weird year.

virtual care lab Open Call: Care as Practice

How can continued practices sustain important conversations, enable slow experimentation, and cultivate trust across digital space?

COVID-19 Mutual Aid Resources

Emergency resources, funds and petitions compiled by NAVEL

Match Fund

For the ongoing support of the movement for Black Liberation and Racial Justice

So, what's going to happen with NAVEL?

An update from the NAVEL board & team

Welcoming Irina Contreras to the Board

Every year, two Collective Residents are elected by the Collective to serve on the NAVEL Board of Directors for a period of one year. Their…

No Justice No Peace

We need everyday acts of anti-racism.


Thirsty Thursdays

A Low-Key Community Happy Hour

virtual care lab

Experiments in remote togetherness


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

Collective Skillshares

A bi-monthly opportunity to share knowledge, resource and skills.


Los Angeles Alternative Art Spaces Community Check-In and Mixer

Connect with fellow peers from alternative cultural spaces and groups after an unprecedented and challenging pandemic year

An ongoing interspecies art performance in honor of all expressions of life.



An audiovisual piece meant to explore themes of wanderlust, aimlessness, expedition and flotation.

WYD: Queer Hxrstories, Queer Futurities

featuring ONE Archives, Cuties LA, and Transcelestial

WYD: Collective Empowerment

featuring Por Vida Media Collective, Pieter Performance Space, and Human Resources LA

Requiem for Lost Plants

Plant elders come together through sound and spirit to resurrect a fading memory of Los Angeles.

An Inorganic Nature

An online performance by ℌ𝔘𝕹𝐓ℜ𝖊zZ inside a 3D replica of NAVEL


featuring Maya Friedman, Rudy Falagán, & Kengchakaj Kengkarnka

Thirsty Thursdays

A Low-Key Community Happy Hour

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