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YOUR TURN: On View Through March 18

  The spring exhibition is an important part of the MPS Art Therapy curriculum, allowing students to consider ways to involve the community in their work.  Usually included as part of the students’ supervision class, this year it has been … Continue reading

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Evolutions of Us

MPS Art Therapy’s Special Projects Program collaborates with a variety of populations throughout New York.  In their latest project, students work with the artists of the organization Being Neighborly.  Their work is exhibited in a show entitled “Evolutions of Us,” … Continue reading

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Louise Nevelson: An Artist’s Life Informs Art Therapists

Friday, February 17, 2017, 6:30-8:00 pm 133/141 West 21st Street, Room 101C Presenter: Laurie Wilson, PhD, LP, ATR-BC, HLM Free to the public.  CEC’s available for ATR-BCs A biographical study of Louise Nevelson reveals her search for identity through art-making … Continue reading

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WISHES TRANSFORMED: Reception Rescheduled for Friday, February 10

The opening reception for WISHES TRANSFORMED, originally scheduled for Thursday, February 9, from 6:30-8 pm, has been rescheduled for Friday, February 10, from 6:30-8 pm.  Please contact [email protected] with any questions.

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YOUR TURN: 2017 Spring Exhibition

School of Visual Arts and MPS Art Therapy present “Your Turn,” curated by faculty member Liz DelliCarpini, ATR-BC, LCAT. The exhibition is on view Saturday, February 18, through Saturday, March 18, at the SVA Flatiron Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street, New York … Continue reading

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Revisiting Past Theses – Class of 2016

The thesis project is an integral aspect of the MPS Art Therapy program.  As we enter the spring 2017 semester, let’s take a moment to look back on the hard work of our alumni.  Here is a selection of thesis … Continue reading

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Louise Nevelson: Light and Shadows

LOUISE NEVELSON: An Artist’s Life Informs Art Therapists On February 17th, Laurie Wilson will be discussing her recent biography, LOUISE NEVELSON: Light and Shadows, at the School of Visual Arts as part of the MPS Art Therapy Spring 2017 Community … Continue reading

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Meet the 2016-2017 Counseling Team

Life in a college setting, while most times fun and exciting, can also be fraught with stress and anxiety.  Managing coursework, deadlines, internships, and social lives can be taxing.  For the past ten years, MPS Art Therapy students have offered … Continue reading

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Currently Accepting Applications for Fall 2017

Every year MPS Art Therapy graduates compassionate, empathetic, dedicated students. MPS Art Therapy is an immersive two-year, 60 credit program that prepares students to become licensed, credentialed art therapists.  The program is interdisciplinary in approach, integrating the experiential components of … Continue reading

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“Waking Dreams”: Fountain House Gallery Collaborative Exhibition

Since 2000, Fountain House Gallery has represented artists living with mental illness and helped cultivate their creative growth. This fall, those artists partnered with five MPS Art Therapy students – Michal Assif , Saeideh Golji, Robert Huguenard, Sarah Lovett, and … Continue reading

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