Description By Vickey CooksonVickey Cookson is a longtime member of the Lamp Art Project. She loves to draw, filling sketchbook after sketchbook with her own form of a visual diary, with enchanting characters populating the pages. Vickey also paints, creating work that ranges from very figurative to almost abstract.
Studio 526 Arts Center, Los Angeles - Skid Row neighborhood Member Since June 2011 Artist Statement The People Concern’s Studio 526 (formerly Lamp Arts Program) is community arts and cultural platform in Los Angeles’ Skid Row neighborhood, rooted in the understanding that equitable access to arts and cultural spaces is essential for all people and communities, and a fundamental human right.
Studio 526 currently consists of painting, drawing and music studio sessions, complemented by workshops exploring other creative avenues from writing to photography as well as periodic art shows, collaborations and other participatory projects.
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