Category Archives: Art

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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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.

Posted in Alumni, Art, art galleries, Exhibition, Galleries, Professional Development, Special Programs and Projects

Fall 2018 Art Therapy Continuing Education Courses

SVA MPS Art Therapy is offering two continuing education courses in the Fall 2018 semester: Art Therapy as a Career Thursdays, September 20-October 11, 2018 6:30-9:30pm 4 sessions, 1 CEU, $150 Instructor: Jennifer Tedesco, ATR-BC, LCAT This course will provide … Continue reading

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MPS Art Therapy in Cork

The exchange between SVA and Crawford College of Art and Design (CCAD) of Cork Institute came to an end this week. On Monday SVA students visited Cork University Hospital where art therapist Angela Carrazza facilitated a studio visit. Angela explained … Continue reading

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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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Miscellaneous May Posting: Exhibits and Save-the-Dates

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