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.
- Artist-student collaboration with Jon Veal. In the fall of 2017, the Idea Box was home to artist-student learning and collaboration for kids in grades 6-12. Oak Park native and artist Jon Veal focused on the visual arts and music as the library's second artist in residence. Read more about Jon >
- For a closer look, see photos of previous Idea Box installations on Flickr >