Kimberley Cookey-Gam is a British-Nigerian artist based in London. Her practice is an accumulation of healing through craft and its relation to nature and organic forms. She uses crochet to foster moments of connection through a shared act.
crochetcookey creates and nurtures tender connections between garments, art & people – a creative platform that exists to address the balance between independent creativity and a desire for connection, through the process of care and collaboration. Drawing various forms of creativity together to initiate softness within the hard parts of the art world.
Crochet pieces handmade by Kimberley, span clothing & accessories to sculpture to functional objects. Kimberley also facilitates crochet workshops, teaching the basic stitches and the freeform method.