Monthly Archives: September 2011

Special Project at the YWCA

Lucy Scott and Kaitlin Shideler, second year graduate students, participated in the YWCA Women’s Empowerment group on September 21, that is offered to women trying to re-enter the work force. The MPS Art Therapy students have been doing monthly special … Continue reading

Posted in Special Programs and Projects

Reception photos from Alumni Art Show

The photos below are from the September 16th opening reception of Life’s Work, an exhibit of alumni artwork at the Maison de Santé Saint-Paul, a women’s psychiatric clinic in Saint-Rémy de Provence, France.  See this recent post for more information … Continue reading

Posted in International, Students

Art Therapy Conference: The Artistic Drive

  Why do people create art?  If art therapy clients are artists, should their names go on gallery walls? Is a self-taught artist a different client than a classically-trained artist?  These questions and more were considered at the art therapy … Continue reading

Posted in Professional Development, Special Programs and Projects

Alumni Exhibition: Life’s Work

Life’s Work, a Joint Exhibition of the School of Visual Arts and the Valetudo Association September 16 – October 18, 2011 Reception: Friday, September 16, 11:30am-1:30pm School of Visual Arts (SVA), in partnership with the Valetudo Association, presents “Life’s Work,” … Continue reading

Posted in International, Professional Development

Bookbinding workshop for MPS students

As part of Orientation Week, 1st- and 2nd- year MPS students participated in a fun, free materials workshop in the department studio on Friday, 9.9.11.  Guest Instructor Jimmy Sheehan, a painter, graphic designer, and SVA faculty member, led nine students … Continue reading

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