Arts

Hutchinson Center to display work of Jerri Finch

Works of Belfast artist Jerri Finch will be featured in the University of Maine Hutchinson Center’s H. Allen and Sally Fernald Art Gallery Oct. 12 through Dec. 3. Growing up as one of eight children in a working class family, Finch pursued three years of art studies at three colleges. Between each year of college, […]

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UMaine’s Homecoming 2018 to be celebrated Oct. 26–28

The University of Maine will celebrate Homecoming 2018 with several events on campus Friday through Sunday, Oct. 26–28. Homecoming weekend kicks off Friday afternoon with campus and building tours, and a field hockey game against University of Vermont at 3 p.m. Also on Friday is the Maine Heritage Lecture, given by Kathryn Olmstead at 4:15 […]

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The Ellsworth American previews concert with Phillip and Noreen Silver

The Ellsworth American previewed a concert performance by the Forelle Trio, consisting of University of Maine faculty members Phillip and Noreen Silver, as well as violinist Richard Hsu. Pianist Phillip Silver, a professor of music, piano and musicology at UMaine, and cellist Noreen Silver, an instructor of cello and chamber music at UMaine, have performed […]

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BSO, Dalton award recipients at annual CCA gala

The Bangor Symphony Orchestra and William “Bill” Dalton, assistant director of catering at the University of Maine, received awards at the annual Collins Center for the Arts gala on Sept. 29. The BSO received the Wilma Award, which reflects a long-standing tradition of community involvement and engagement at the CCA. The BSO played its first […]

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Intermedia grad student’s work mentioned in Intelligent Arts’ Around Us magazine

“Requiem,” an installation by University of Maine intermedia graduate student Steve Norton, was mentioned in Intelligent Arts’ Around Us online magazine. The installation is based exclusively on the sounds of extinct animals, according to the article. Speakers are placed in an empty and preferably darkened space. Accompanying booklets contextualize the experience for listeners by listing […]

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October CCA performances to include Bob Marley, Rock of Ages

The Collins Center for the Arts at the University of Maine is offering a variety of performances throughout the 2018—19 season. October events will include a string quartet, a comedy show, an award-winning musical and more. The Calder String Quartet will perform at the CCA at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14. The group performs a […]

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Lord Hall to host closing reception for two exhibits

Lord Hall Gallery at the University of Maine will host a closing event Friday, Sept. 21 for two current exhibitions that speak to historical and contemporary human concerns. Members of the public are invited to attend an artists’ reception and gallery talk 5:30–7 p.m. in Lord Hall Gallery for “devolve,” installations by Andy Mauery, and […]

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Hutchinson Center to present art exhibit by Finch, Republican Journal reports

The Republican Journal reported the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast will present an exhibit by local artist Jerri Finch. Finch will present a talk on her life and body of work during an opening reception 5:30–7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at the center’s Fernald Gallery. The free exhibit will continue through Dec. 2, according […]

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