All Programs

Up and Out Film Festival


A showcase and celebration of young filmmakers who identify as LGBTQIA+

Summer Arts Institutes for Teens


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

Queer Voices


A liteary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers. 

Space & Time: B-Girl Be 10-Year Reunion Exhibit


Viisual art exhibition featuring work by artists from Hip-Hop scenes around the world. Curated by Katrina Knutson & Michele Spaise.

Co-Working


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



Creative CityMaking


A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

The Creative Community Leadership Institute


Leadership training for community-engaged artists and developers.

Behind the Walls


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

The G.A.M.E.


Mentorship and education on the culture, history and techniques of graffiti aerosol art.


Media Active


Talented teen artists producing media for local organizations and businesses

Youth Workshops & Residencies


Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

Catalyst Series


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

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets


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

Indy: Film for Social Change


Participants write, direct, and produce their own short films.

2015 Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers


Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

Mixed Visions


Work with accomplished local artists in a variety of art forms!

Uncaged Voices: Poetry Slam for Youth Justice


A poetry slam for youth justice

Young Writers


A writing circle for teen poets, novelists, fiction writers, essayists and more!

Open Stages


An Open Stage | 8 Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Live Music Fest


Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages. 3 Bands. 3 Hours. 3 Bucks.

Family Art Day


Creative Fun-Making for All Ages!

ME(me): Youth Art Exhibition


Mutlidisciplinary art exhibition featuring work by artists age twelve to twenty.

Artist-in-Residence


A new residency program designed to support local, community-engaged artists.

Youth Leadership Council


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

Summer Youth Internships


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


B-Girl Be


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