All Programs

Art and Healing


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

Up and Out: Revolution of Self


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

Creative CityMaking


A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

Catalyst Series


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

Media Active


Talented teen artists producing media for local organizations and businesses

Youth Leadership Council


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

The Creative Community Leadership Institute


Leadership training for community-engaged artists and developers.

Queer Voices


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

Live Music Fest


Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages.

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets


Grants for emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.

Brown CINEMA Café


Showcasing work created by and about communities of color.

Co-Working


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



Summer Arts Institutes for Teens


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

Open Stages


An Open Stage | Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers


Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

Summer Step Up Job Training Program


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


Youth Workshops & Residencies


Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

Indy: Film for Social Change


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

Family Art Day


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

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.


This Is Our City


An interactive visual art exhibition telling the story of Creative CityMaking Minneapolis.