Category Archives: Workshops

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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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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Junk Sculpture

Creating a sculpture from junk is a transformative and powerful process. Part of the process may include active engagement in finding objects from the person’s environment, which allows meaning to develop as the client selects junk which they identify with … Continue reading

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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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Good Art: Bad City: A Pop-Up Shop by Artistic Noise

Artistic Noise youth invite the NYC community to get to know them by transforming the MPS Art Therapy studio space into their Pop-Up Shop. This event expands a collaborative art project that is currently in-process. Artistic Noise exists to bring the … Continue reading

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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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Transforming Space

Transforming Space, an elective class taught by MPS Art Therapy Department Chair Deborah Farber, is a mini-course designed to offer a deeper understanding of material and method used in art therapy by focusing on long-term projects and non-traditional materials. Unique … Continue reading

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Loving Human Kindness: Opening Reception Thursday, April 6

Join us for the opening reception of Loving Human Kindness, an alumni-curated show on view from April 1-21. Reception is April 6, 7-9pm, 132 West 21st Street, 5th Floor Project Space Studio. Email [email protected] to make an appointment for additional … Continue reading

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