Nayeli Vega is a designer based in Berlin. Her work focuses on designing and experimentating with different materials, canvases, technologies and techniques to address topics like feminism, environmental activism and education.
Her work ranges from textile prints to three-dimensional model printing.
She is a board member of Lacuna Lab e.V., an artist-run association, collaborative community, and space in Kreuzberg, Berlin, working at the intersection of arts, science, and technology.
From August 2017 to April 2018 she coordinated the Programm RONDA MX-Berlin funded by LEZ (Landesstelle für Entwicklungszusammenarbeit des Landes Berlin) , which promoted a cultural exchange in Mexico City and Berlin focused on circular economies, environment, urban community spaces and repairing culture.
Nayeli was member and founder of the art space ATEA and the collective MODOPACTUA in Mexico City. Within these spaces she was an active promoter of creative textile practices and education based on sustainability.
In the time she worked and lived in Mexico City she collaborated as a workshop facilitator for Goethe Institut Mexico, Museo Soumaya (MxCity) Museo Carrillo Gil (MxCity), Centro de Cultura Digital (MxCity), Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros (MxCity), La Tallera (Cuernavaca, Mx). In Berlin she collaborated with Fairbindung e.V. (Berlin), ASA Programm by Engagement Global (Germany) and currently is part of the Kunststoffe (Berlin) Workshop Team.
In her recent works she explores technologies like digital crafts and fabrication applied to textiles and surface design.
She is currently working toward a M.A degree in Textiles and Surface Design in Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin.