IMRC News

Da Moon

You bet I’m interested. And, it is possible to purchase (a deed to) land on the moon. Sign me up. I’d even like a studio on Venus if no one minds too much, up in the clouds there. Okey, let’s talk more. I study post-modern thinking, so this is relevant to my studies. I try […]

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Krzysztof Penderecki (tribute to a composer)

Here, below, is an orchestra, all of them playing their instruments in very unorthodox ways, something called extend techniques. These extended techniques cannot be expressed well in what musicians call standard notation. This entry is a tribute to a interesting, contemporary composer from Poland. A web excerpt of text states: “(Penderecki)(a Polish composer in this […]

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Circles and Art

Time keeps going in Ghosts Before Breakfast, Hans Richter, 1928 Filmmaker Hans Richter (1888-1976) has been a favorite sort of dream of mine since the first year in our program. Richter believed that “the artist’s duty was to be actively political, opposing war and supporting the revolution.” That’s fine, of course, but isn’t everything linked to time […]

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The Machine Garden Control Box Upgrade

The Machine Garden Control Box Upgrade   Last year visiting artists Ken Rinaldo and Amy Youngs built the Machine Garden as part of our artist in residency workshop on digital methods of artistic creation in collaboration with UMaine MFA graduate students and Dept of Art undergrads. Machine Garden is their attempt to create self reliant […]

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Tuesday’s at the IMRC – Adriane Herman – April 24th @ 7pm

The Intermedia MFA program is excited to continue sharing their Spring 2018 visiting artist lectures series, known as Tuesdays at the IMRC. This year’s visiting artist roster promises the community a robust season of contemporary artists from across the country and around the world. Our final event of the Spring semester is on April 24th […]

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Tuesday’s at the IMRC – Miwa Matreyek – April 3rd @ 7pm

The Intermedia MFA program is excited to announce the next event in their Spring 2018 visiting artist lectures series, known as Tuesdays at the IMRC. This year’s visiting artist roster promises the community a robust season of contemporary artists from across the country and around the world. Our next event on April 3rd at 7:00pm […]

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Contemplative Art Through the Finding of Things

As I recall this piece, I had started thinking about the moon, darkness, outer space, then decided to try a duet with a photo, then a stick from the ground. This past week we heard a new sort of idea, though not exactly  new, performed by Alicia Champlin playing a steel cello. Imagine that. It […]

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Tuesday’s at the IMRC – Paul Pfeiffer March 27th @ 7pm

The Intermedia MFA program is excited to announce our next event of the Spring 2018 visiting artist lectures series, known as Tuesdays at the IMRC. This year’s visiting artist roster promises the community a robust season of contemporary artists from across the country and around the world. Our event is on March 27th at 7:00pm […]

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