Museum Stories

Museum Moment: Meet Pat Gregan, Volunteer Coordinator

When did you start working at the i.d.e.a. Museum and what is your role here? I started working at the museum part time in March of 2017. My role here is twofold – I manage the VIP tours for the museum. These are public and private tours for adults who are private...

Meet Olivia

She wants to be an artist when she grows up, and for the last five years, the i.d.e.a. Museum has been her family’s go-to place to nurture that creativity. Her mother says 7-year-old Olivia has always been artistic and the museum has fostered a whole new world of...

Meet Miguel

Miguel Rubalcava, 4, loves creating art, and with plenty of practice during his visits, he’s even recently learned how to master the use of scissors – a milestone that both he an his mother are very proud of. “Miguel looks forward to his weekly visits. And I look...

Meet The Lopez Family

Spending quality time is important for the Lopez Family. And for Stephanie Lopez, that means visiting the i.d.e.a. Museum with her daughters often. Whether Stella, 4, is creating new art in the gallery, or Julia, 2, is exploring in ArtVille, Stephanie says it’s all...

Meet The Blomquist-Edwards Family

Kathrine Blomquist and her family have been connected to the i.d.e.a. Museum since their youngest son, Jensen, was 3 months old. After just their first visit, the family became members. That was 10 years ago. And they’re still members today. Jensen is in two art clubs...


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