Make Art. See Art. Show Art/Teens at Intermedia Arts


Intermedia Arts
Make Art.
July 14-30 | 9:30AM – 4PM | Grades 7-12
Register by May 29!
Experience three weeks of in-depth, hands-on art making in graffiti, hip-hop, and filmmakingwith renowned local artists.

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May 7-28 | Thursdays | 4-6:30PM

Register by April 23!
Use digital photography and image manipulation to create a series of creative self-portraits.

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April 12, 2015 | Sunday | 10AM-Noon
Join artists from In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre to make paper mache works of art inspired by Spring and the May Day Festival!
Free and open to All Kids, Parents and Families

See Art.
Teen Art Exhibition
April 9-May 30
Opening Reception: April 11 | 2-4PM

This multidisciplinary exhibit features young Minnesotan artists’ insight into what we hide versus what we share in the age of Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat.

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April 24 | Friday | 6-8:30PM

Come check out folks your age doing creative things – rapping, singing, dancing, cooking, hair braiding, spoken word, and everything in-between and beyond.

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Show Your Art.
Upper Midwest Youth Queer Film Festival
Submit Work by April 30!
Up and Out is a showcase and celebration of young filmmakers who identify as LGBTQIA+. The festival will provide a platform for youth to express themselves, while networking, and engaging in panels and workshops with professionals from both the LGBTQIA+ and filmmaking communities.

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May 29 | Friday | 6:30-9PM
Tell Us About Your Music by April 30!

3 performers. 3 hours. 3 bucks. Every other month, Intermedia Arts features the work of young musicians. Tell us about your music for an opportunity to perform at an upcoming Live Music Fest!

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Get Involved.

Intermedia Arts’ Youth Leadership Council is a group of socially-conscious, active, and innovative young people who work to build an interdisciplinary youth community that fosters relationships and deepens interactions among teens. Members plan special events and arts experiences including art exhibitions, film festivals, music events, and more.

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Got Media Skills? Want to learn how to use them to make media for organizations working for social change and earn a stipend? Apply today to be a Media Active Youth Producer, creating media that matters for local community organizations.

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Every Other Tuesday Beginning April 7 | 6-8PM

A free bi-weekly gathering of teen poets, fiction writers, essayists and more. Come get inspired with writing prompts, new techniques, and peer feedback. Socialize, share, write, read, workshop, learn, grow!


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As Minnesota’s premier multidisciplinary, multicultural arts organization, Intermedia Arts builds understanding among people by catalyzing and inspiring artists to make changes in their lives and communities. We provide creative people of all ages with the opportunities, tools, and support to come together across disciplines, sectors, and boundaries to connect, create, share, collaborate, innovate, think big, and act as catalysts for positive community-driven and community-defined change. We are a nationally recognized leader in empowering artists and community leaders to used arts-based approaches to solve community issues. By stimulating deeper community engagement and providing a platform for the stories and experiences of underrepresented communities locally, nationally, and internationally, we contribute to a stronger, healthier society.

Art. Changes. Everything

Intermedia Arts// 2822 Lyndale Ave South // Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408 // 612.871.4444