Please join us for the Twin Cities Youth Media Network Happy Hour! Meet TCYMN members, connect with media artists, and learn about opportunities for youth to showcase their work, with free beverages and snacks provided by Walker Arts Center. Independent Filmmaker Project MN will be hosting the happy hour at their new facility at 550 Vandalia St, Saint Paul. If you are unable to attend, but are still interested in joining the network, please come to our first meeting of the fall on Wednesday, October 14th at 9am, hosted by the Walker Arts Center. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP or with … Continue reading Come to the TCYMN Happy Hour Wednesday, September 23 from 4:30-6:30
The Walker Art Center Teen Art Council (WACTAC) met with one of the founding members of the Fluxus movement, Ben Patterson to talk about his life and work as an artist and musician. WACTAC interviewed him in the on going series Top 5 to talk about his favorite noises. Check out all of Walker Teens’ videos here! Continue reading Top 5 with Ben Patterson
Independent Filmmaker Project Minnesota (IFP Minnesota) has announced that it will be an anchor tenant in Vandalia Tower, a new development by First & First, located at 550 Vandalia (off of University Avenue) in the heart of Saint Paul’s Creative Enterprise Zone. “We’re thrilled to be one of the first organizations to make the move to Vandalia Tower,” said IFP Minnesota Executive Director Andrew Peterson. “This move will support and centralize our growing programs, focus attention on the Twin Cities’ thriving independent film community, and create a dynamic, new space that will attract artists across all disciplines.” Opening in January 2015, IFP Minnesota’s … Continue reading IFP Minnesota Announces Move to Vandalia Tower January 2015
Forbidden Fruit: Hidden Gems of the Northside is a documentary film about youth empowerment through art and the voices of North Minneapolis. Continue reading Youth made doc screens at Capri Theater tonight!
TCYMN is all about youth media organizations helping youth media organizations. A partnership between Independent Filmmaker Project MN and Minnesota School of Business this summer is a prime example. MSB was gracious enough to offer the use of one of their sound stages to a group of young filmmakers from IFP. As part of a week long music video camp, the group spent an afternoon filming the band performance element of their music video at MSB’s facility in Edina. Narrative elements of the video were filmed on a second day of shooting along the Mississippi River. Youth learned that an … Continue reading IFP MN & MN School of Business collaborate on music video
Meet films school reps and make animation at the media market from 11 am to 1 pm. Then attend the annual showcase at 1 pm to see the best in local youth media! Continue reading TCYMN Showcase 2014 — March 22 @ Walker Art Center
CTV will be offering a camcorder training class just for teens on Thursday, December 6th from 4pm-6pm, which wil get you on the path to being certified to check out cameras from CTV for your own media projects. This class is free and you’ll learn everything you need to know about using CTV’s equipment, so don’t miss the opportunity! If you’re interested, go ahead and sign up here, or email asterling@ctvnorthsuburbs for more information. Continue reading Teens-Only Camera Class @ CTV