Category Archives: Alumni

Collective Craftivism: Saturday, December 9, 11am-2pm

Craftivism: a tool for social change that uses creativity, mindfulness and love to create a more conscious and just world. Come join us in the power of collective crafting. Craftivism is for everyone! Materials provided. December 9, 11am-2pm MPS Art … Continue reading

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Good Art: Bad City, Opening Reception

In Good Art: Bad City, the youth of Artistic Noise worked together with MPS art therapy students Michal Assif, Kayley Giorgini, Mary Santivanez, Jennifer James, Arielle Edelheit, Artistic Noise staff Francesca DiBiaso, MPS, LP, Nic Holiber, MFA and art therapy … Continue reading

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Good Art: Bad City: November 6, 2017

November 6 work session: getting ready for the public reception this Friday, November 10, 5-7pm.  Join us!

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Good Art: Bad City: November 6, 2017

In Good Art: Bad City, the youth of Artistic Noise direct and transform the MPS Art Therapy Department studio space into an assorted mural installation and pop-up shop, and invite the public to participate in this collaborative art project. Artistic … Continue reading

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Posted to our Vimeo Page: ‘Creative Arts Therapies: Innovation and Integration’

The lecture component from our most recent conference, Creative Arts Therapies: Innovation and Integration, has been posted to our Vimeo page. Featuring guest speakers Karen Gibbons, ATR-BC, LCAT; David Read Johnson, PhD; Julie Lipson, MA, MT-BC; Dr. Marni Rosen, PsyD ATR-BC; and … Continue reading

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Good Art: Bad City: October 30, 2017

The artists for the exhibition Good Art: Bad City are making progress in the studio. Opening reception November 10, 5-7pm, 132 West 21st Street, 5th Floor Studio    

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Good Art: Bad City: October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017: Artistic Noise youth, staff, and MPS Art Therapy students work together. Good Art: Bad City‘s opening reception will be November 10, 2017, 5-7pm.

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Good Art: Bad City: October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017: Work in the space begins!  Artistic Noise youth direct the transfer of their imagery onto the walls of the art therapy studio space.  Their staff and the MPS Art Therapy students and staff participate.

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Safe Spaces Gallery Tour

Two of the Safe Spaces curators, SVA MPS Art Therapy alumni Leslie Achitoff and Rob Belgrod, arranged gallery tours of the exhibition for SVA students.  First year MPS Art Therapy student Jenny Asaro describes her experience of the gallery tour … Continue reading

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MPS Art Therapy Information Session: Saturday, October 14th, 12pm-2pm

SVA MPS Art Therapy invites any prospective applicants to join us this Saturday, October 14th, for an information session.  Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with department staff, faculty, alumni, and current students to learn more about the program. … Continue reading

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