Director of Strategy / Associate Creative Director, Local Projects
Nathan Adkisson is a creative director whose work focuses on transforming ideas into experiences. He has completed projects for a wide range of cultural institutions including the Cleveland Museum of Art, the American Museum of Natural History and ARoS Art Museum in Aarhus, Denmark. On May 31, he will open Planet Word, a 50,000-square-foot interactive museum of words and language in Washington, D.C. Nathan has also led a number of branding and retail projects, including Target Open House, a permanent concept store for the Internet of Things in downtown San Francisco. Before joining Local Projects, Nathan was a senior strategist at Big Spaceship, where he led creative and strategic initiatives for Crayola, Chobani, Belvedere, Google, Samsung, Sonos, Purina, AOL, and Fiji Water. Nathan began his career as a journalist for a variety of magazines and newspapers.