Category Archives: Special Programs and Projects

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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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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“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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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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#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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Summer 2018 International Program Works with AHRC NYC

On the final day of the exchange program students went on a site visit to AHRC NYC as a follow-up to a special project earlier in the program. AHRC is an organization dedicated to providing support to adults with developmental … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 International Program Visits The Foundation Center and the Joyce Theater

The Summer 2018 International Exchange program continues through this week.  First-year MPS Art Therapy student Jenny Asaro writes about some of the events and workshops from last week’s program: On Friday night faculty and students from SVA and CIT gathered … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 International Program Visits Materials for the Arts

This summer, SVA MPS Art Therapy is partnering with the Art Therapy department at the Cork Institute of Technology in Cork, Ireland for a summer international exchange program.  Here, first-year MPS Art Therapy student, Jenny Asaro, writes about the first … Continue reading

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