WELCOME TO THE ART THERAPY STUDIO
The Art Therapy Studio is the oldest creative arts therapy program of its kind in the country. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for those with physical, cognitive, or emotional challenges through the therapeutic use of art. We use art making led by credentialed art therapists to promote healing and wellness.
ADRIANNE UPLIFTS WITH ART
Adrianne participates in our Discover the Artist Within You program and she has found healing benefits in creating art. She loves sharing her positivity with others and uses her art as a tool to do so. Read more about Adrianne and hear her story in her own words. Thanks for Joshua Kubicek of Mills James for producing our special 50th anniversary storytelling video series.
SARAH FINDS WELLNESS THROUGH ART THERAPY
Our Discover the Artist Within You (DTA) program provides 11 weekly art therapy group sessions with the purpose of exploring art for self-awareness and self-expression. Sarah started participating in DTA in the fall of 2015 and has made significant improvements in her life since then. Read more about Sarah and hear her story in her own words. Thanks for Joshua Kubicek of Mills James for producing our special 50th anniversary storytelling video series.
IN HER OWN WORDS: KATHY’S STORY OF MAKING ART WITH MEANING
For over a decade Kathy has been using art therapy to help her cope with life’s challenges, including being a full-time caretaker and facing the loss of her husband. See how art therapy has impacted Kathy and hear it in her own words. Thanks to Joshua Kubicek of Mills James for producing our special 50th anniversary storytelling video series.
EVENTS and shows
Cleveland Monsters Fundraiser
Saturday, December 9
Quicken Loans Arena, 1 Center Court, Cleveland, OH 44115
Join the Art Therapy Studio for a Saturday out at the Cleveland Monsters Game! As a fundraiser for the studio we are selling tickets to the game for $20 each. The studio will receive 100% of the proceeds from the ticket sales. All seats are located in the lower bowl.
We hope you can join us for a fun afternoon in support of the Art Therapy Studio and the Cleveland Monsters!
Registration Required – Call 216-791-9303 or visit the event website
Art Therapy Thursdays at SPACES
First Thursday of every month
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
SPACES – 2900 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113
In partnership with SPACES we are now offering community art therapy workshops at the gallery’s Detroit Avenue location (2900 Detroit Ave). Art Therapy Thursdays allow students to attend individual sessions with unique themes, while discovering for themselves the benefits of art as a therapeutic outlet. Each session will focus on a different medium or style and will be led by one of our credentialed art therapists.
December 7: Good Fortune Box – As we prepare to celebrate the dawn of another new year, decorate a good fortune box for yourself or a loved one from a Chinese carry out container. Experiment with simple Chinese calligraphy to write inspirational messages to include in the box.
Registration Required – Call 216-791-9303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Art of Recovery at Cleveland Public Library
On display now through December 30, 2017
Cleveland Public Library, Louis Stokes Wing
325 Superior Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44114
The Art of Recovery is on display now at the Cleveland Public Library. The show features pieces created by art therapy participants from Cleveland Treatment Center and will be on display through the end of 2017. The show is free to attend and can be viewed anytime during the Library’s open hours.
Fairhill Fall Art Show
On display now through December 31, 2017
Fairhill Partners Building
12200 Fairhill Rd., Cleveland, Ohio 44120
Our fall art show at the Fairhill Studio is a celebration of our 50th anniversary! The show features photos from our 50th Anniversary Gala alongside “Be A Part of the Art,” a set of interactive art re-creations that were on display at the gala.
The show can be viewed anytime during the Fairhill Partners’ building hours.