All Programs

Graffiti & Mural Walls

Intermedia Arts outdoor gallery walls feature the work of emerging and established graffiti writers, muralists and street artists.

Queer Voices

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

Summer Arts Institutes for Teens

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

Summer Step Up Job Training Program

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

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!

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets

Grants for emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.

Creative CityMaking

A collaboration between Intermedia Arts and the City of Minneapolis

Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers

Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers.

Open Stages

An Open Stage | Youth Performances | Always a Surprise

Family Art Day

Hands-on art-making activities and engaging performances for the whole family!

In the Kitchen

A salon-style get together where artists can come and hang, ask questions, share expertise, share what's on their minds, and check in with fellow artists and, occasionally, special guests.

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

Youth Workshops & Residencies

Intermedia Arts offers workshops, daycamps, residencies and more!

Up & Out: Coming Home

Amultidisciplinary arts festival cultivated by and for queer and trans youth and seeks to celebrate and showcase the power held by these individuals within their communities.

Indy: Filmmaking for Social Change

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


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

B-Girl Be

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