All Programs

Creative CityMaking


A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

Open Stages


An Open Stage | Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Indy: Filmmaking for Social Change


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

Queer Voices


A literary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBTQIA+ writers. 

The Creative Community Leadership Institute


Leadership training for community-engaged artists and developers.

Catalyst Series


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

Summer Arts Institutes for Teens


Three weeks of hands-on experiences in filmmaking, graffiti art, and Hip Hop.

Our Youth Leadership Council


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

Media Active


Talented teen artists producing media for local organizations and businesses

Live Music Fest


Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages.

Family Art Day



Family Art Day is an engaging celebration of all things art! | El Día del Arte Familiar es una celebración interactiva sobre todo tipo de art...

Up and Out: Revolution of Self


A multidisciplinary, two-day festival celebrating the artwork and identities of LGBTQIA+ youth

Art and Healing


The recipe for the 5 x 10 Circles is simple: 5 people talk and 10 people listen. Then mix. Then repeat.

Co-Working


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



Brown CINEMA Café


Showcasing work created by and about communities of color.

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets


Grants for emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.

Summer Step Up Job Training Program


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


Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers


Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

Youth Workshops & Residencies


Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

B-Girl Be


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


Artist Opportunities


The latest opportunities for artists here at Intermedia Arts.