Vega is founder of ARTHouse, a collaborative community for activists located in the heart of St. Louis. Art House not only provides affordable housing for activists but also does grassroots organizing for the neighborhood including a food share program and art outreach for neighborhood children. A graduate of UMSL’s clinical mental health program, Vega is committed to using art and writing to facilitate emotional justice in communities impacted by violence and helping to build a mutual aid network in her neighborhood.
Elizabeth Vega will be presenting "How Artivists Will Save The World" on Friday, October 7th at 11am. Her session will be virtual, and registration is required.