Category Archives: UMaine Museum of Art

UMaine Museum of Art opens Winter Exhibitions Jan. 15

DAN DOWD Untitled, 2013, The University of Maine Museum of Art in downtown Bangor opens three new exhibitions mid-January: “DAN DOWD: thick skinned,” “JON DAVIS: Three-Sided Dream,”and “RICHARD WHITTEN: Studiolo.”  UMMA brings modern and contemporary art exhibitions to the region, presenting approximately 12 original exhibitions each year. UMMA’s winter exhibitions open to the public on […]

German Christmas Market at UMMA on December 12

Members of the University of Maine German Club (photo by James Winter) The University of Maine German Club organizes an annual traditional Weihnachtsmarkt, or Christmas Market. This year’s event will be held at the University of Maine Museum of Art (UMMA) in Bangor on Saturday, December 12 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas cookies, […]

UMMA Announces October Exhibitions!

Paul Myoda’s “Borderline Personality Disorder #4” The University of Maine Museum of Art, located at 40 Harlow Street in downtown Bangor, opens three new exhibitions in October. “PAUL MYODA: ƎRƎH” is on display Oct. 2 through Dec. 31. Paul Myoda, a Japanese-American artist based in Providence, RI, energizes UMMA’s Zillman Gallery with a new series of […]

ART@NOON: Anna Hepler at UMMA on Sept. 2

Woodcut by Anna Hepler Featured artist Anna Hepler will give an informal noon-time gallery talk on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at noon on Blind Spot, an array of sculptures and new two-dimensional works currently on exhibit through September 19. During this time, Hepler will discuss her background, process, inspiration and materials, with a brief Q+A to follow. […]

UMMA announces Summer Exhibitions

Niho Koruzu’s “Liquid Sunshine:Acorn,” 2012, cast rubber (Courtesy of the artist and Miller Yezerski Gallery, Boston) The University of Maine Museum of Art (UMMA) opens three new exhibitions in June. “Niho Koruzu: Inter/Dimension,” “Anna Hepler: Blind Spot,” and “With Ties to Maine: Selections from the Permanent Collection” are open to the public on Friday, June […]

UMMA Announces Spring Exhibitions

The University of Maine Museum of Art, located at 40 Harlow Street in downtown Bangor, opens three new exhibitions in April. UMMA, which is open Monday-Saturday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., brings modern and contemporary art exhibitions to the region and presents approximately 12 original exhibitions each year. UMMA’s spring exhibitions will open to […]

Young Hearts at Tidemark Gallery

“Heartzilla” by Dillon Harvey, 2nd grade, mixed media Miller School and Tidemark Gallery have formed a partnership that’s been growing since it began three years ago. This year, on Thursday, February 12, from 4 to 6pm, Tidemark will open its doors to the whole community for the third-annual February art show by the students of […]

UMaine Museum of Art announces Winter Exhibitions

The University of Maine Museum of Art announces three new exhibitions January 16 – March 21, 2015. Admission to the Museum of Art is FREE in 2015 thanks to the generosity of Penobscot Financial Advisors. “Drifting Simultaneously” by Rachel Hellmann Rachel Hellmann’s exhibition Infra/Structure features an assortment of mixed-media works on paper along with a suite of […]