Arts

BDN highlights Manning’s upcoming concert in Winter Harbor

The Bangor Daily News highlighted an upcoming concert featuring Deiran Manning, a collaborative pianist and vocal coach with the University of Maine, as part of the Winter Harbor Musical Festival. Manning, executive director of the festival, will perform with Deidre McArdle, its founder and artistic director, at 7 p.m. Feb. 4 at Hammond Hall, 427 […]

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Midcoast media highlight new photo exhibit at Hutchinson Center

The Penobscot Bay Pilot and Republican Journal highlighted a new photography exhibit by the Zoom Lens Group opening Jan. 10 at the H. Allen and Sally Fernald Art Gallery at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast. The show, on display through March, is free and open to the public from 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. […]

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Photo of a whale skull on top of a pile of rocks

Summer University Student Art Contest Winner Announced

Rebecca Stanley’s photograph of a whale skull on Isle Au Haut has been selected as the winning entry in a student art contest sponsored by the University of Maine Division of Lifelong Learning. Her photograph will be used on this year’s Summer University poster and in other promotions.  Stanley, who is from Aurora, Illinois and […]

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Call for proposals for the Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series

The Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series Committee is accepting grant applications from the University of Maine to enhance the artistic, cultural, and intellectual life of the campus of the University of Maine and to support speaking engagements or lectures at the University of Maine at Machias.    Grants support up to 50% of expenses associated with cultural […]

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Deadline extended for Summer University 2022 poster art contest

The deadline for the University of Maine Division of Lifelong Learning campuswide contest to determine next year’s Summer University poster has been extended to Jan. 2. The contest is open to all current UMaine students. Contestants should create a piece of original, digital art considering what UMaine Summer means to them and how “Your adventure starts […]

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News Center, WABI report on Wabanaki Winter Market

News Center Maine and WABI (Channel 5) reported on the annual Wabanaki Winter Market, a celebration of art created by Wabanaki artists, held Saturday at the University of Maine Collins Center for the Arts. The event was co-sponsored by the UMaine Hudson Museum and the Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance (MIBA).

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Fall Dance Showcase returns this week at Hauck Auditorium

The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Theatre and Dance will present its biannual Dance Showcase live at 7:30 pm Thursday–Saturday, Dec. 9–11 at the Hauck Auditorium.  The Fall Dance Showcase is the highlight and culmination of a semester of work from dance students practicing a variety of styles and techniques, including modern, jazz, […]

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Media promote Wabanaki Winter Market

The Bangor Daily News, Sun Journal and Centralmaine.com promoted the annual Wabanaki Winter Market, which will return with in-person shopping and demonstrations from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11 at the University of Maine Collins Center for the Arts.

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