For Artists

Refugee Nation

unites people around themes of change, loss, struggle, healing, and the unrelenting strength of the human spirit.

Family Art Day

Creative Fun-Making for All Ages!

For The Water

features art as a catalyst for re-building our connection to fresh water

Climbing PoeTree

Two boundary-breaking soul sisters interweave spoken word, hip hop, and ...

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.


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

Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers

Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets

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

Creative CityMaking

A partnership of Intermedia Arts and the city of Minneapolis

Catalyst Series

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

Artist Opportunities

The latest opportunities for artists here at Intermedia Arts.


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

Open Kitchen

A unique twist on Community Potluck, hosted by cook-in-residence, Mero Cocinero Karimi. 

SASE Jerome Grants for Writers

Now the Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers

Grey City (Cidade Cinza)

A film about one of the most creative resistance movements in Latin American art