Category Archives: Students

Transforming Space

Transforming Space, an elective class taught by MPS Art Therapy Department Chair Deborah Farber, is a mini-course designed to offer a deeper understanding of material and method used in art therapy by focusing on long-term projects and non-traditional materials. Unique … Continue reading

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Each Spring semester, the 2nd year Community Access Through the Arts class visits Materials For The Arts, located in Long Island City, NYC. Materials for the Arts is New York’s premiere reuse center, providing a way for companies and individuals to … Continue reading

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MoMA Touch Tour

As part of the 2nd year Community Access Through the Arts course, instructor Val Sereno took her class to the Museum of Modern Art for a presentation detailing MoMA’s Access Programs, and a demonstration of a Touch Tour. We’ve asked … Continue reading

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YOUR TURN Opens Tonight!

Students and staff have been busy this week installing our annual Spring Exhibition, YOUR TURN, and it’s on-view for a sneak peek tonight, before it officially opens tomorrow. Please stop by if you can. The show will be up February … Continue reading

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Evolution of Us

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Art, Migration, and Youth of Courage

Friday, January 27, 6:30-8pm Community Lecture: Art, Migration and Youth of Courage Eileen McGann, ATR-BC, LCAT 133/141 West 21 Street, Room 101C Free to the public. CEC’s available for ATR-BCs. Understanding and responding to the experiences of migrants and refugees … Continue reading

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WAKING DREAMS

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BOOK SHOW, December 7-January 6

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Neighborhood Gallery Shows

Just steps away from the SVA Westside campus, these Chelsea galleries feature artists that create work surrounding themes relevant to the creative arts therapy field. Check them out to learn more! _____________ Mitchell-Innes & Nash Gallery: GCC – Positive Pathways … Continue reading

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INSECURITIES @ MOMA

Last week, Val Sereno took her Multicultural Issues in Art Therapy class to the Museum of Modern Art to view the Insecurities: Tracing Displacement and Shelter exhibition. From the MoMA website: For over 60 million persons in the world today, … Continue reading

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