New York, NY, USA


Louis DeVaughn Nelson is the founder The Hokum Arts started in 2006. Hailing from Philadelphia, USA, Nelson has worked for twenty years as a performer, choreographer, producer and director for film, theater, and more. Nelson was named Best New Choreographer by The Philadelphia City Paper and received a prize for his short film "YouBahn" at the CIANT Festival of Film and New Media Art, a video art film regarding the subliminal culture of art and technology. Nelson studied at DeSales University, Drexel University and The New School and is a member of The Village Playwrights and The Dramatist Guild of America. He is currently based in NYC.