Category Archives: Faculty

Doll Making in Art Therapy

Last week, first-year MPS Art Therapy students learned about making dolls. Dolls have been used throughout history as healing devices, scared items in religious ceremonies, and as representation of gods. They were not toys for children like they are in … Continue reading

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Collaborative Art with Artistic Noise: Friday, November 16, 2018, 6-8pm

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Travel Sketching Workshop

On Friday, October 26, several MPS Art Therapy students, alumni, and staff participated in a Travel Sketching Workshop with Erin Hill. Based on her experience as an art director, in graphic design, fine art, and illustration, Erin Hill has created … Continue reading

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MPS Art Therapy Information Session: Saturday, November 17, 12-3pm

This large group information session will consist of a panel discussion with students, alumni, and faculty of the MPS Art Therapy program; a tour of the MySelf exhibition; and an art-making exercise. Please RSVP.

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3 Questions with Lukas Prokes

SVA alumni, Lukas Prokes PhD, ATR, LCAT, received his MPS in Art Therapy from SVA and his PsyD in Clinical Psychology. Mr. Prokes divides his time between private practice and as a founder of a non-profit organization The Half Full … Continue reading

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Artistic Noise Public Collaborative Art Event

Friday, November 16, 6-8pm Artistic Noise Public Collaborative Art Event 132 West 21 Street, 5th Floor Studio Open to the Public The young people of Artistic Noise, in collaboration with MPS Art Therapy, invite the public to participate in their … Continue reading

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Travel Sketching

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Community Murals

SVA MPS Art Therapy first-year students in the Methods & Materials class created collaborative murals in which they designed a community (real or imagined) anywhere in the world or beyond. Murals have a myriad of therapeutic benefits such as fostering … Continue reading

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Ethics & Technology in Art Therapy

Join us for our next Community Lecture Series! Friday, October 19, 2018 6:30-8:00pm 133/141 West 21st Street, Room 101C Free and Open to the Public Register in Advance School of Visual Arts, MPS Art Therapy Department is recognized by the New York … Continue reading

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Fall 2018 Art Therapy Continuing Education Courses

SVA MPS Art Therapy is offering two continuing education courses in the Fall 2018 semester: Art Therapy as a Career Thursdays, September 20-October 11, 2018 6:30-9:30pm 4 sessions, 1 CEU, $150 Instructor: Jennifer Tedesco, ATR-BC, LCAT This course will provide … Continue reading

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