All Programs

The Creative Community Leadership Institute


Leadership training for community-engaged artists and developers.

Summer Arts Institutes for Teens


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

Seeds to Roots


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

Queer Voices


A liteary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers. 

Creative CityMaking


A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

Co-Working


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



Live Music Fest


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

Media Active


Talented teen artists producing media for local organizations and businesses

Behind the Walls


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

Up and Out Film Festival


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

ME(me): Youth Art Exhibition


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

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.

Young Writers


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

Youth Workshops & Residencies


Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

Mixed Visions


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

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

Catalyst Series


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

Uncaged Voices: Poetry Slam for Youth Justice


A poetry slam for youth justice

The G.A.M.E.


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


Open Stages


An Open Stage | 8 Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Family Art Day


Creative Fun-Making for All Ages!

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.