Nilo Zamiri is a passionate artivist, poet,
cultural project manager,
street dancer in the style of Popping,
and a Hip Hop educator and speaker.
Of Iranian descent, Nilo was raised in primarily working class immigrant communities of Gothenburg, Sweden, and spent 10 years living in the Bay Area in Northern California. Her diverse migrant background has given her the opportunity to hear and learn from stories from all over the world, informing her artistry and drive for social change. She's passionate about migrant & racial justice, anti-imperialism, youth & womxn empowerment, and solidarity building.
She is also the founder of Boom Bap Ave, a passion project focused on social justice & Hip Hop culture through events, media, and education.
Nilo has been a speaker, moderator, and workshop facilitator for Pinterest,
Rock the School Bells, Not Your Habibi,
Hip Hop for Change and more.
She is currently based back in her hometown of Gothenburg, Sweden, as of August 2021.