Leo Cocar is a cultural worker and student from the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh, and Squamish nations. Currently, he is pursuing an MA in curatorial studies at Bard College. His writing has appeared in C Magazine, E-Flux, Art and Education and Journal, among others. In 2022, he won the art writing award from Capture Photography Festival. In his spare time Cocar enjoys cooking and watching UFC.