Artist-student collaboration with Jon Veal

This October, the Idea Box will become home to artist-student learning and collaboration for kids in grades 6-12 this fall. Oak Park native and artist Jon Veal will focus on the visual arts and music as the library's second artist in residence. Read more about Jon >

Idea Box

What is the Idea Box?

  • Located just inside the Main Library entrance, the Idea Box is a dedicated 19-by-13-foot space that provides participatory community experiences. Visitors are encouraged to learn through experimentation and play.
  • For a taste of what it's all about, see previous Idea Box installations on Flickr >

Idea Box


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