Category Archives: art galleries

MySelf: Last Week & Extended Viewing Times

The MySelf show closes on Friday, November 16. Here are the scheduled viewing times for this week: Monday, November 12: 12-2pm; 5-7pm Tuesday, November 13: 12-2pm Wednesday, November 14: 12-2pm; 5-7pm Thursday, November 15: 10am-12pm Friday, November 16: 3-8pm Please … Continue reading

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November Exhibitions in Chelsea Galleries

Sadamasa Motonaga “Change/Continuity: New York 1966-67” November 1st-December 21st Fergus McCaffrey 514 W 26th St. New York, NY 10001 Gallery Hours: Tuesday- Saturday 10am-6pm Focused on the time period when Motonaga was an active member of the Japanese avant-garde collective … 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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“MySelf” in the Press

“MySelf,” an exhibition featuring artwork and writing created by people incarcerated on Rikers Island, is on view at the SVA MPS Art Therapy 5th floor gallery space.  The exhibition was recently featured in the press, with an article by AM … Continue reading

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Current Exhibitions in Chelsea

Endless Enigma: Eight Centuries of Fantastic Art Address: 537 West 20th Street, NY 10011, New York Chelsea, USA Dates: Wed 12 Sep 2018 to Sat 27 Oct 2018 David Zwirner presents Endless Enigma: Eight Centuries of Fantastic Art, a thematic … Continue reading

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“MySelf” Installation

“MySelf,” an exhibition of artwork and writings by people incarcerated on Rikers Island, opens today, October 4, 2018.   The opening reception will be held on October 11 from 5pm-8pm at 132 West 21st Street, 5th Floor. Leslie Achitoff, curator of … Continue reading

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3 Questions for Lesley Achitoff

Lesley Achitoff (MPS Class of 2004) is the curator for the upcoming exhibition, MySelf: Artwork and writings created by people incarcerated on Rikers Island, on view October 4-November 16 in the MPS Art Therapy 5th Floor Gallery at 132 West … Continue reading

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MySelf: Artwork and writings created by people incarcerated on Rikers Island

Additional viewing hours by appointment (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm), please contact [email protected] or 212.592.2610 to schedule.

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#CONNECTED Panel Discussion: Monday, June 11, 5:30-7pm

#CONNECTED Panel Discussion Monday, June 11, 5:30-7pm 132 West 21 Street, 3rd Floor FREE to the public, please RSVP to [email protected] Art therapists and art therapy interns from Counseling In Schools will participate in an interactive panel discussion addressing the collaborative … Continue reading

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#CONNECTED: Exhibition + Panel Discussion

#CONNECTED Panel Discussion Monday, June 11, 5:30-7pm 132 West 21 Street, 3rd Floor FREE to the public, please RSVP to [email protected] Art therapists and art therapy interns from Counseling In Schools will participate in an interactive panel discussion addressing the … Continue reading

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