2015 Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers
Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers
VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets
Awards grants of up to $4,000 to emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.
Blending music, monologue, movement, and culturally based text, U/G/L/Y, a one-woman tour de force, features over five characters and their related narratives.
Behind The Walls
Join us for a monthly one-hour behind-the-scenes look at who we are and what we do.
The Creative Community Leadership Institute
Leadership training for community-engaged artists and developers.
ArtsHub | COMMUNITY COWORKING at Intermedia Arts
Affordable, creative, co-working here at Intermedia Arts.
The Blacker the Berry ...
Twin Cities women of color exhibit a layered and intriguing multi-media response to the culturally provocative prompt, 'The Blacker the Berry.’
Talented teen artists producing media for local organizations and businesses
A writing circle for teen poets, novelists, fiction writers, essayists and more!
Workshops & Residencies
Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!
A partnership between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis
Uncaged Voices: Poetry Slam for Youth Justice
A poetry slam for youth justices to address issues of social justice, poverty, the school-to-prison pipeline, and the criminal justice system.
A liteary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers.
Youth Leadership Council
The YLC builds leadership skills while creating new arts opportunities for youth.
Indy: Film for Social Change
Participants write, direct, and produce their own short films.
An Open Stage | 8 Youth Performances | Always a Surprise
Work with accomplished local artists in a variety of art forms!
We Rock Long Distance
A film weaving together the sounds and stories of local hip-hop artists M.anifest, Mar... A film weaving together the sounds and stories of local hip-hop artists M.anifest, Maria Isa, and Tou SaiKo Lee as they journey home to Ghana, Puerto Rico, and Thailand to create unexpected cross-generational collaborations.
There Are Other Worlds
Using aerial arts and poetry, this play follows Amri Akenyemi, a mother, Black activist, and struggling yogi serving fifteen years in a maximum security prison, on a journey to heal her relationship w... Using aerial arts and poetry, this play follows Amri Akenyemi, a mother, Black activist, and struggling yogi serving fifteen years in a maximum security prison, on a journey to heal her relationship with her daughters.
Q-STAGE: New Works Series
Experimental new works from local queer-identified performers exploring themes of race, gender identiy, family, and more using live theatre, dance, spoken word, media, puppetry, clown, and more.
... Experimental new works from local queer-identified performers exploring themes of race, gender identiy, family, and more using live theatre, dance, spoken word, media, puppetry, clown, and more.
Sistah Solo | Being Brothas
Strong. Sophisticated. Spiritual. Bold. Brilliant. Breathtaking. Celebra... Strong. Sophisticated. Spiritual. Bold. Brilliant. Breathtaking. Celebrate the unique voices of women and men of color through film, dance, music, movement, and spoken word. Curated by Maia Maiden.
Family Art Day
Creative Fun-Making for All Ages!
Mentorship and education on the culture, history and techniques of graffiti aerosol art.
Sparking dialogue and social change with new performing arts, visual arts and films!
In a dystopian future where "Failure to Reconcile" is a Federal crime, one woman with nothing left to lose fights for her life in this compelling drama.
100 Stories - 365 Days
This multidisciplinary exhibit features 100 stories of immigrants living in the United States.
Dance performances exploring female archetypes, queer performance, and the gender spectrum.
Shake The Dust
A film chronicling the stories of young breakdancers from around the world.
Global Taxi Driver
Inspired by the real life experiences of drivers from the Twin Cities, Global Taxi Driver uncovers a unique view of the world from behind the wheel of a cab.
A new residency program designed to support local, community-engaged artists.
Culminating Event: This Is Our City
Creative CityMaking Interactive Visual Art Exhibit
Summer Youth Internships
Youth learn valuable job skills as they create films about issues in the community.
Summer Arts Institutes for Teens
Youth + Art + Leadership = Summer Arts Institutes for Teens!
Intermedia Arts' internationally renowned multimedia celebration of women in hip-hop.