Layel Camargo

Ecological Arts and Culture Manager

Layel Camargo (pgp: They/Them/Theirs) an indigenous descendant of the Yaqui and Mayo tribes from the Sonoran Desert. Layel a Trans & gender non conforming person, graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Layel has been involved with performance art in both theater and video since 2008, and has most recently began collaborating in video production. Their most recent artistic work was through their participation in the artist-in-residency 'Las Hociconas Lab' & Soundwave SF ‘biennial’. Layel has been an organizer for Transformative Justice for over six years. They are currently a cultural strategist to Movement Generation and Impact Producer for ‘The North Pole Show’ season two. At CultureStrike they bring their passion for the environment, zero waste and ‘veganismo para el planeta’ to their impact on climate justice & work with artists as well as with frontline communities.