All Programs

Brown CINEMA Café

Showcasing work created by and about communities of color.

Catalyst Series

Sparking dialogue and social change with new performing arts, visual arts and films!

This Is Our City

An interactive visual art exhibition telling the story of Creative CityMaking Minneapolis.

Summer Arts Institutes for Teens

Youth + Art + Leadership = Summer Arts Institutes for Teens!

The Creative Community Leadership Institute

Leadership training for community-engaged artists and developers.

Queer Voices

A literary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers. 

Creative CityMaking

A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

Seeds to Roots

Join Intermedia Arts’ young filmmakers and more as they showcase all new work created in Intermedia Arts' programs over the past school year.

Media Active

Talented teen artists producing media for local organizations and businesses

Up and Out: Revolution of Self

A multidisciplinary, two-day festival celebrating the artwork and identities of LGBTQIA+ youth

Tours: Behind the Walls

Join us for a monthly one-hour behind-the-scenes look at who we are and what we do.

Live Music Fest

Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages.

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets

Awards grants of up to $4,000 to emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.


Affordable, creative, co-working here at Intermedia Arts.

Youth Leadership Council

The YLC builds leadership skills while creating new arts opportunities for youth.

Open Stages

An Open Stage | Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers

Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

Summer Step Up Job Training Program

Youth learn valuable job skills as they create films about issues in the community. 

Youth Workshops & Residencies

Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

Indy: Film for Social Change

Teens: Learn to write, direct, and produce your own short films!

Family Art Day

Creative Fun-Making for All Ages in celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)!

B-Girl Be

Intermedia Arts' internationally renowned multimedia celebration of women in hip-hop.

Artist Opportunities

The latest opportunities for artists here at Intermedia Arts.