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!

Co-Working


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



B-Girl Be


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