Speaker: Nate Solas
April 13-17, 2010
Denver, Colorado, USA

Speakers: Biography

Nate Solas

Walker Art Center
New Media Initiatives
1750 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis MN
55403 USA

Nate Solas is the webmaster at the Walker Art Center where he is responsible for the back-end programming of the walkerart.org websites as well as artsconnected.org and mnartists.org. He began programming web and business applications in the mid 1990s at a variety of startups and small web companies before landing at the Walker in 2003. In his time at the Walker he has helped to redesign the website, built a cellphone-based audio tour system, and most recently launched a new version of ArtsConnectEd. His professional interests include usability research and data retrieval interfaces. Nate received a BS in Computer Science and a BA in Theater from Colorado State University.

Nate will present Hiding our Collections in Plain Site: Interface Strategies for "Findability". [Paper]