Ada Tinnell is a performance artist, writer and organizer living and working in Los Angeles. She is a co-founder of Cake and Eat It, an artist collaborative with Kate Kershenstein. Her work explores the themes of politics and aestheticization, fem and trans visibility, police brutality, and the social construction of autonomous spaces. She has written on the intersection of menswear and anarchism, radical efficacy in social practice art and trans liberation as well as numerous short stories. She has helped to organize actions, community spaces, lending libraries, free schools and numerous benefit shows as well as the 2010 Bash Back Convergence and the LA Anarchist Bookfair. She was born in Conifer, Colorado.