Category Archives: Art

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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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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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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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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“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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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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