RiR-Events

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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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Spring 2018 IMRC Researcher in Residence – Daniel Pillis

We are thrilled to announce our Spring 2018 Researcher in Residence, Daniel Pillis.  Daniel Gene Pillis is a queer artist and media archaeologist who works with robotics, computer graphics and large scale installations. They make work about the technology of reality, investigating the phenomenology of computing, the metaphysics of mixed reality, and the contemporary nature […]

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IMRC Fall 2017 Researchers in Residence: Amy Youngs & Ken Rinaldo

We are excited to announce our IMRC Fall 2017 Researchers in Residence, Ken Rinaldo & Amy Youngs from the Art & Technology program at the Ohio State University.  Ken & Amy will be arriving the third week of November and will provide opportunities for students from the Intermedia MFA, New Media and Art dept. to assist […]

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Open Call for the 2018 Winter / Spring IMRC Researcher in Residence

We are happy to announce our 2018 Winter / Spring open call for the IMRC Researcher in Residence Program.  Spring 2018 applications will be accepted from Oct. 9th until Nov. 9th 2017 for the Winter / Spring juried residency. Our application is online only, please visit our website to apply: http://imrccenter.com/researcher-in-residence Researcher in Residence Program for IMRC […]

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Performance Still from Ali Asgar's "Shame, Gender and Erotica: My Journey as an Artist"

Ali Asgar TONIGHT!!!

  [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] Excited to kick off this semester’s Tuesdays at the IMRC with Researcher in Residence Ali Asgar’s lecture tonight! Here are some photos I took  last semester at their performative presentation Shame, […]

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IMRC Artist in Residence Laura Splan to give presentation at IMRC Center

On Tuesday December 6th IMRC Researcher in Residence Laura Splan will present her work as a part of Tuesdays at the IMRC, the Intermedia MFA visiting artist series. Laura has been in residence for the academic fall semester and in addition to conducting a 4-week seminar on intersections of art and biology, she has also […]

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IMRC Welcomes Researcher in Residence Laura Splan

This week the IMRC Center welcomes their Fall Researcher in Residence, Laura Splan. Laura will be in residence for the rest of the fall academic semester and will soon begin a four-week workshop series for UMaine faculty, graduate and New Media students. Laura Splan is an artist and lecturer whose work explores intersections of art, science, […]

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SHAME, GENDER & EROTICA: My Journey as an Artist by Ali Asgar

Multidisciplinary visual and performance artist Ali Asgar recently arrived to Orono by way of Bangladesh. Ali identifies as queer and produces work that explores gender minorities and queer identity. Through performance and visual narratives Ali aims to push the boundaries of gender norms and create a space for discussion surrounding these topics. Ali will be […]

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