october, 2016

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Pride month means many things: festivals, parades, celebrations with friends and families … though to the Youth Leadership Council at Intermedia Arts, it means it’s time to make a call for submissions to the second annual LGBTQIA+ art festival, Up and Out: Revolution of Self.
Up and Out: Revolution of Self is a free, multidisciplinary, two-day festival at Intermedia Arts celebrating the artwork and identities of LGBTQIA+ youth from around the country. The Youth Leadership Council is calling for work ranging from visual art to performances, film, music, and poetry, as well as proposals for workshops during the festival. Up and Out: Revolution of Selfaims to create a space where LGBTQIA+ youth are celebrated, encouraged, and amplified.
This is the second Up & Out festival focusing on youth and LGBTQIA+ artists. The Youth Leadership Council, made up of teens from around the metro area, saw a need for a festival focusing on and celebrating LGBTQIA+ youth artists by creating a safe space for them to showcase their work.
Up and Out: Revolution of Self is a celebration of self-expression and a form of liberation from policing,” said the members of the Up and Out team of Intermedia Arts’ Youth Leadership Council.
The Youth Leadership Council is accepting submissions of multidisciplinary artwork and workshop proposals through July 31, 2016. Young people interested in submitting their work can do so at IntermediaArts.org/Apply-Up-And-Out.
The Up and Out: Revolution of Self festival will be held at Intermedia Arts in Minneapolis October 1-2, 2016. The festival is free and open to all ages.

Time

october 1 (Saturday) - 2 (Sunday)

Location

Intermedia Arts

2822 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408

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