Reed Hayden

“I see the nature of existence as something that includes the human organism but is not constrained or defined by it.” – Reed Hayden Reed Hayden is an artist from coastal Maine who draws primary inspiration for his work from the practice of Zen and the study of cognitive evolution. His medium of choice is […]

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Intermedia MFA Fall 2020 Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Farah Al Qasimi  Farah Al Qasimi (b.1991, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; lives and works in Brooklyn and Dubai) works in photography, video, and performance. Her recent commission with Public Art Fund, Back and Forth Disco, is on view around New York City through May 17. Her work has been featured in exhibitions at Jameel […]

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CMCA Biennial Art Exhibition

Congratulations, to Assistant Director of Intermedia MFA Program Susan Smith for being chosen as one of the artists for the biennial exhibition for the Center for Maine Contemporary Art. Out of five hundred submissions, thirty-four artists were chosen, representing seventeen Maine communities for the biennial exhibition. By jurors Nina Johnson-Milewski, owner, founder, and director of […]

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Steve Norton Show

Alumni Steven Norton

Steve Norton, a recent alumni of the IMFA program will be having an exhibition in the Blum Gallery at the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine.  The show runs from October 28th thru November 13th. He will be showcasing recent work that was completed as part of his thesis project. The opening reception […]

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Poster for Fall lecture series, 2019

IMRC Lecture Series Fall ’19

The Intermedia MFA Tuesdays at the IMRC Lecture Series continues to provide the University of Maine, Orono and Bangor community with a diverse schedule of compelling speakers, and performances by contemporary and interdisciplinary artists and performers from around the country and world   All events are free, open to the public and will take place […]

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Photo of the extinct bird A Kauaʻi ʻōʻō

MFA Student Steve Norton presents “Requiem” in Boston

  In Steve’s work in the Intermedia program, he has looked for ways to combine his passion for audio with his interest in the natural world. As part of the work for an installation class he began reading about extinction, and researching archival recordings of extinct animals. As a result of this research Steve started […]

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Think-making: Cullen Washington Jr. at Tuesdays at the IMRC

On October 30th, 2018 the University of Maine IMFA Program welcomed Cullen Washington Jr. to speak to students and faculty about his process and work. Cullen Washington utilizes the grid to communicate humanity and inter-connectedness. He describes his collage abstract paintings as non-representational fields of activity. Washington has shown nationally and internationally including the Queens Museum, […]

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Randy Regier artwork photo

Artist in Residence Randy Regier: Building Bridges to Childhood

After a decade of immersing himself in his artwork, Randy Regier returned to the University of Maine Intermedia MFA program on October 23, 2018 to share his vision with students and faculty. Regier, who was an instructor in the program in 2009, is now an artist based out of Kansas, with a unique way of […]

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