13 02, 2018

Spring 2018 IMRC Researcher in Residence – Daniel Pillis

By | 2018-02-13T15:38:35+00:00 February 13th, 2018|front, IMRC Events, IMRC News, RiR-Events|0 Comments

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 [...]

19 10, 2017

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

By | 2017-12-01T22:39:14+00:00 October 19th, 2017|front, IMRC Events, IMRC News, RiR-Events|1 Comment

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 [...]

9 10, 2017

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

By | 2017-10-09T16:54:34+00:00 October 9th, 2017|front, IMRC News, RiR-Events|0 Comments

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 [...]

11 02, 2017

Spring 2017 IMRC Researcher in Residence: Alison Chase ~ Movement Workshop: Discovering the Unexpected

By | 2017-03-08T00:43:19+00:00 February 11th, 2017|front, IMRC Events, IMRC News, Past Workshops, RiR-Events|0 Comments

Exploring new vocabularies for cross genre work Using movement based improvisation we will explore collaboration and invention and the interplay of impulse and intuition in the creative process. This is accomplished in a casual and playful environment for seasoned and non-dancers alike. Wednesday, Feb. 22nd 3 to 6pm in the [...]

31 01, 2017

Ali Asgar TONIGHT!!!

By | 2017-12-01T22:39:35+00:00 January 31st, 2017|front, IMRC News, RiR-Events|0 Comments

  Performance Still from Ali Asgar's, "SHAME, GENDER & EROTICA: My Journey as an Artist" ©2016 Amy Olivia Pierce Photography 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, [...]

30 11, 2016

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

By | 2017-12-01T22:39:36+00:00 November 30th, 2016|activities, Artist Lecture Series, IMRC Events, IMRC News, RiR-Events, Work & Activities|0 Comments

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 [...]

25 10, 2016

A body. A performance. An artist. A reflection of Ali Asgar’s performative presentation.

By | 2017-12-01T22:39:51+00:00 October 25th, 2016|activities, Artist Lecture Series, IMRC News, RiR-Events|1 Comment

“A body appears in a performance event: a body apparently as a reservoir for signs/significations, encoded with known valances of identity, a body that could yield to the observing gaze, unbeguiled meanings, and be readily perceived as a social object/product. Yet, this same body could also threaten to overthrow all ‘received’ [...]

18 10, 2016

IMRC Welcomes Researcher in Residence Laura Splan

By | 2017-12-01T22:39:51+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Artist Lecture Series, front, IMRC Events, IMRC News, Past Workshops, RiR-Events, Work & Activities|0 Comments

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 [...]

30 09, 2016

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

By | 2017-12-01T22:39:52+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Artist Lecture Series, IMRC Events, IMRC News, RiR-Events|0 Comments

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 [...]

14 12, 2015

IMRC Researcher in Residence Program Fall 16 Open Call Announcement

By | 2017-02-11T14:34:26+00:00 December 14th, 2015|activities, front, IMRC Events, IMRC News, RiR-Events|0 Comments

The Innovative Media Research and Commercialization Center is now accepting applications for their biannual Researcher in Residency Program (RRP). Ideal for creative technologists, Intermedia artists, and New Media producers, this 8 to 12-week program takes place every Fall and Spring at the IMRC Center in Orono, Maine. The residency supports [...]