activities

Logilase Laser Now Has Feed-Through!

Hey all!   If you’ve ever wanted to cut or engrave something using a laser but couldn’t because the material was too big, well, your prayers have been answered! Sean Taylor, Travis Higgins, and Wade Warman have developed a feed-through system that allows an infinite amount of material to be passed through and etched/cut on […]

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Announcing our Fall 2015 Researcher in Residence: Nathan Ober

Beginning next Tuesday, Sept. 29th our Fall 2015 IMRC Researcher in Residence will begin his residency at the University of Maine.  Nathan Ober will be working closely with our Intermedia MFA students,  in the various labs of the IMRC and in a variety of New Media classes as well.  He will be available for studio […]

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High-tech/Low-tech printmaking

Hey all! Check out the high-tech/low-tech printmaking being done at the IMRC! For the high-tech portion, a laser cutter was used, for the low-tech portion, a wooden spoon! Wanna know how it was made, from start to finish? Come by the IMRC and check out the labs! We’d be happy to show you this technique […]

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“Tuesday’s at the IMRC” to present Martin Arnold’s Cinemnesis

On Tuesday, September 22 at 7:00 p.m., the IMRC will host a screening of Martin Arnold’s film, Cinemnesis.  Cinemnesis is a feature of three individual works: Alone: Life Wastes Andy Hardy, passage a l’acte, and piece touchee. As a whole, they demonstrate Arnold’s experimental obsession with deconstruction and the alteration of found footage. Australian born […]

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Laser printed automata

  Hey all! Here’s just a sneak peak at the latest automata I made. In order to create this as rapidly as possible I created this almost entirely using one of our laser cutters. In fact, this was the second I made this week, so I averaged one per two days! Not bad! If you’re […]

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Tuesdays at the IMRC, Fall 2015 artist lecture series

The Innovative Media Research & Commercialization Center (IMRC), on the campus of the University of Maine, announces its Fall 2015 artist lecture series, Tuesdays at the IMRC, which is free and open to the public. The series will consist of visits from practicing professional artists of various mediums, as well as faculty presentations, and movie […]

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Lasers and tools and art! Oh my!

  Hey all! Just a friendly reminder that training sessions are available for the IMRC labs! Please let Sean or Wade know if you’re interested and we can schedule a time for you to start making amazing things!

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Fall Fab & Technology Workshops

The Innovative Media, Research and Commercialization Center (IMRC) invites you to participate in a new workshop series utilizing the unique array of technology that the IMRC has to offer to the residents of the state of Maine.  The IMRC serves as a technology and start up incubator for our local communities by providing training and and […]

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