UMaine Museum of Art accepting artist submissions for “I-95 Triennial 2013″

The University of Maine Museum of Art in Bangor is currently accepting artist submissions for the second installment of the “I-95 Triennial 2013:  From Connecticut to Maine” exhibition. The I-95 Triennial occurs every three years and features a survey of the finest contemporary artists working in five New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. UMMA Director George Kinghorn states, “There are so many exceptional contemporary artists working in these five northeastern states and we are looking forward to receiving an abundance of high-quality submissions. This stretch along Interstate 95 runs through major hubs of artistic productionand, as in our inaugural exhibition in 2010, the exhibition will provide a glimpse into the diversity of contemporary creative practice in the region.”
The exhibition is open to professional artists working in varied media including painting, photography, sculpture, video, drawings, and prints and will be juried through artist submissions. A complete list of submission criteria is available on theUMMA website: The deadline for submissions is Friday, October 12, 2012. A minimum of one Director’s Purchase prize will be awarded.