All Programs

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.

Queer Voices

A liteary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers. 

The Creative Community Leadership Institute

Leadership training for community-engaged artists and developers.

Creative CityMaking

A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

Media Active

Talented teen artists producing media for local organizations and businesses

Tours: Behind the Walls

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

Open Stages

An Open Stage | Youth Performances | Always a Surprise


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

Youth Leadership Council

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

Indy: Film for Social Change

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

Youth Workshops & Residencies

Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

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!

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets

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

Live Music Fest

Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages.


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

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!

B-Girl Be

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

Family Art Day

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