All Programs

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.

Up & Out: Coming Home



Up & Out: Coming Home is a multidisciplinary arts festival cultivated by and for queer and trans youth and seeks to celebrate and showcase the power held by these individuals within their communit...

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.

Creative CityMaking


A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

Open Stages


An Open Stage | Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Tours: Behind the Walls


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

Family Art Day



Hands-on art-making activities and engag...

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets


Grants for emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.

Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers


Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

Brown CINEMA Café


Showcasing work created by and about communities of color.

Live Music Fest


Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages.

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

Artist Opportunities


The latest opportunities for artists here at Intermedia Arts.


Youth Workshops & Residencies


Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

Summer Step Up Job Training Program


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


Indy: Filmmaking for Social Change


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

Co-Working


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



B-Girl Be


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