Studio #12 – Marney Schorr – Teaching Artist & Art Therapist
Marney Schorr is a Creative Arts Therapist and Teaching Artist with over 20 years of experience. She lives and works in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts. She holds an M.A. in Clinical Art Therapy from LI University and a B.A. in Visual Art from Empire State College. She is a visiting professor for OLLI at Berkshire Community College, Springfield College and Empire State College.
Marney’s Studio Practice includes painting, drawing, mixed media, assemblage, sand tray and collage. Her works convey socially relevant topics in postmodern society. She creates abstracts and personal narratives with a focus on the therapeutic use of art materials. Her works have been featured in several shows in NY, Long Island and Western MA and are currently available for purchase at NU Arts Gallery & Studios in Pittsfield, MA.
She is committed to making the arts accessible through community and volunteer projects. She facilitates regular local arts events for adults, children, teens and families including:
- Arts in Recovery for Youth
- Art in Recovery for Women
- The family art therapy project at the Christian Center
- Self Soothing with Art & DBT
- Transforming Depression with Art
- Art & Legacy
- Women & The Creative Self at OLLI
More details can be found at:
Marney’s Website: http://marneyschorr.webs.com/
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/marneysarthouse
For further info, please contact the artist at:
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org / phone: (631) 697-8291