Category Archives: Professional Development

Ethics & Technology in Art Therapy

Join us for our next Community Lecture Series! Friday, October 19, 2018 6:30-8:00pm 133/141 West 21st Street, Room 101C Free and Open to the Public Register in Advance School of Visual Arts, MPS Art Therapy Department is recognized by the New York … 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

Posted in Art, art galleries, Exhibition, Galleries, Professional Development

Currently Accepting Applications for Fall 2019!

SVA MPS Art Therapy is currently accepting applications for Fall 2019! SVA’s Master of Professional Studies MPS in Art Therapy is an immersive two-year, 60-credit program that prepares students to become licensed art therapists.  MPS Art Therapy is interdisciplinary in … 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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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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SAVE THE DATE! Valery Daniels Memorial Lecture, September 27, 2018

SAVE THE DATE! Valery Daniels Memorial Lecture, Featuring Presenter Ellen Speert Thursday, September 27, 6:30-8pm More Information Coming Soon

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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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SVA in Cork

SVA students began the exchange program in Cork, Ireland on Monday with a warm welcome from the Crawford Art and Design College of Cork Institute (CCAD). The program began with a lecture by Marianne Adams, an art therapist practicing in … Continue reading

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