“Walk with Me” Installation Begins

MPS Art Therapy students and faculty member Liz DelliCarpini are hard at work installing the annual MPS Art Therapy exhibition!  This year’s exhibition, Walk with Me, showcases the work of second year MPS Art Therapy students and the people they work with at their internship sites.  The exhibition is on view from February 10-March 3 in the SVA Flatiron Gallery.  The opening reception is Thursday, February 15, 6-8pm.

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SOCIAL CHANGE/FREEDOM Zine Show Open House: Today (February 9, 2018), 1-7pm

 

 

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SVA Features Interviews MPS Art Therapy Faculty Member Liz DelliCarpini

SVA Features recently interviewed MPS Art Therapy faculty member, Liz DelliCarpini, on the show Good Art:Bad CityRead the full article here.

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Community Lecture Series: Art Therapy with Military Populations

SVA MPS Art Therapy invites you to join us for our second

Community Lecture Series of the 2018 spring semester!

February 23, 2018, 6:30-8pm

133 West 21st Street, Room 101C

Please register online in advance

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Cooke School SKILLs Group Zine Show: SOCIAL CHANGE/FREEDOM

February 9-23
Cooke School SKILLS Group Zine Show: SOCIAL CHANGE/FREEDOM
132 West 21 Street, 5th Floor Gallery
Open House: Friday, February 9, 1-7pm
Free and open to the public, free zine for each attendee. Artwork and buttons will be for sale, proceeds go to The Center for Popular Democracy: Hurricane Maria Fund.

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MPS Art Therapy Spring Exhibition 2018

WALK WITH ME
Saturday, February 10 – Saturday, March 3, 2018
Reception: Thursday, February 15, 6-8pm

School of Visual Arts and MPS Art Therapy present “Walk with Me,” curated by faculty member Liz DelliCarpini, ATR-BC, LCAT. The exhibition is on view Saturday, February 10, through Saturday, March 3, at the SVA Flatiron Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street, New York City. Admission is free and open to the public.

The art installation Walk with Me is a collaboration between MPS art therapy students and the people that they work with at their internships sites. The artists invite family, friends, the SVA community and the general public to engage with them in restorative relational experiences. The therapeutic goals of Walk with Me are to find inspiration in our differences and to reveal the similarities between us that slip by unnoticed. The restorative practice for the community is working together to shift expected modes of social influence and contribution.

The SVA Flatiron Gallery, located at 133/141 West 21st Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues, is open Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 7:00pm, and Saturday, 10:00am to 6:00pm. It is fully accessible by wheelchair.

MPS Art Therapy at SVA equips students with a comprehensive interdisciplinary approach, integrating the experiential components of art therapy within a framework of academic theory and clinical application via an internship program and art practice. Fundamental to the program is the concept that the art therapist and client work together and thus can affect each other’s growth.

School of Visual Arts has been a leader in the education of artists, designers and creative professionals for more than six decades. With a faculty of distinguished working professionals, a dynamic curriculum and an emphasis on critical thinking, SVA is a catalyst for innovation and social responsibility. Comprised of more than 6,000 students at its Manhattan campus and 35,000 alumni in 100 countries, SVA also represents one of the most influential artistic communities in the world. For information about the College’s 32 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, visit sva.edu.

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MPS Art Therapy Spring 2018 Calendar of Events

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MPS Art Therapy Spring Exhibition: Walk with Me

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Currently Accepting Applications for Fall 2018

 

SVA MPS Art Therapy is currently accepting applications for Fall 2018!

 

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 approach, integrating the experiential components of art therapy within a comprehensive framework of academic theory, clinical application via an internship program and art practice.  In addition to the coursework and internship components, we offer a robust program of lectures, conferences, workshops, exhibitions, and special projects, as well as opportunities for international study and studio time.  We seek out a diverse group of students as far as age, cultural background, and work experience, offering scholarships, part-time options and a flexible approach to make the program a possibility for students in a variety of circumstances.

Please see the online application for more information.

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SAVE THE DATE: Community Lecture Series: Art Therapy at Sing Sing Prison, January 19, 2018

SAVE THE DATE!

SVA MPS Art Therapy invites you to join us for our first Community Lecture Series event of the 2018 Spring semester: Art Therapy at Sing Sing Prison

January 19, 2018

133 West 21st Street, Room 101C

6:30-8pm

Free and open to the public!

Register online in advance

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