Maria Lupo DMH, LPAT, ATR-BC, (MFA, MA)
Nationally recognized artist and Board-Certified Art Therapist,
Dr Lupo attended Rutgers University, NJ receiving
a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Thru Rutgers University, Dr. Lupo began her Sculptural studies in Cennina, Italy. Her time in Tuscany proved to be a major influence on her work as well as a new artistic direction for the artist. I found my cultural roots as well as my artistic heritage as a sculptress in Cennina, remarked Dr. Lupo.
Maria continued her studies in Sculpture at Hunter College, CUNY, receiving a Master’s of Fine Arts degree. In addition to her studies as a fine artist. Maria has completed her Post-Masters Specialization in Art Therapy from Caldwell University and is a Board-Certified Registered Art Therapist holding a second Master’s Degree in Clinical and Counseling Psychology.
Lupo holds a Doctorate in Medical & Health Humanities from Drew University. Lupo is an adjunct professor at Montclair State University, Caldwell University and Ramapo College.
A recipient of the NJ State Council on the Arts fellowship award, Dr Lupo’s work is included in many public and private collections. www.lupoart.com