Martabel has an interdisciplinary practice at the intersections of art, activism and academic research. She has written about fierce pussy, the AIDS crisis, the aesthetics of solidarity and feminist art and environmentalism. Curatorial projects include Fire in Her Belly, Hold Up, and Coastal/Border. She has exhibited at Gracie Mansion Gallery, Human Resources and the Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz (Forthcoming). Her current research focuses on modern and contemporary art with a focus on performance, photography, gender, sexuality and ideas of nature. Her website is martabel.com.