All Programs

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.

Summer Step Up Job Training Program

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!

Queer Voices

A liteary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers. 


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

Teens: Learn to write, direct, and produce your 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 | Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Live Music Fest

Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages.

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.


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.

Up and Out Film Festival

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

B-Girl Be

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