Ideum is a creative company focused on emerging technology and designing public installations and products that create meaningful and compelling visitor experiences. Our unique perspective as a design, software development, content creation, engineering and hardware integration firm allows us to create holistic installations and unique products.
Originally founded in 1999 in Sausalito, California, for the last 12 years Ideum has been located in the scenic village of Corrales in New Mexico. Our firm provides design, software development services, immersive AV environments, and multitouch tables and touch walls to clients worldwide.
Ideum has worked on custom software and hardware projects with some of the world’s top museums, including Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, The Field Museum, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago), Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, SFMOMA, The National Air and Space Museum, and more.
Our work has spanned the realms of informal and formal education. Through hundreds of interactive projects, we’ve explored topics in art, culture, history, science and technology. Our 40+ employees have expertise in the areas of software and hardware design, user experience, programming, computer vision, industrial design, engineering, usability testing, video and photography production, writing and research, museum planning and other diverse skills.