Category Archives: Art

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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Technology in Art Therapy

Incorporating technology into the art therapy practice allows individuals to gain a sense of empowerment and expand their cognitive, fine motor, communicative, imaginative, and visual proficiencies. Utilizing technology throughout the creative process can potentially decrease feelings of intimidation for those who … Continue reading

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Doll Making

Dolls have been an ever-present practice throughout different societies across the world. The specific type or use for the dolls developed in response to the specific culture at that time. Dolls have generally been linked to feminine power and energy. … 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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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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Select Current Exhibitions in Chelsea

Gallery: Red Bull Arts New York, 220 W 18th St. Exhibition: Sarah Meyohas, “Cloud of Petals”, October 12th-December 10th Hours: Wednesday through Sunday, 12-7pm   Meyohas integrates sculpture, photography, virtual reality, and organic media in this two-floor experience exploring the subjectivity of beauty, the … Continue reading

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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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