Producer, Director, and Editor in Madison, Wisconsin
Andy is a digital producer with a passion for visual media + creative culture. Since 2004, he has consulted arts organizations and cultural institutions that use the Internet to engage, inspire, and educate the public.
Adams is a pioneer in the field of online arts exhibition and has collaborated with the RISD Museum of Art, the Australian Centre for Photography, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and numerous other organizations. Ten years ago, he founded FlakPhoto, a web-based digital/arts lab focused on promoting photography in all of its forms.
He is the Digital Director at Outrider Foundation where his focus is increasing public understanding about global existential risks that threaten the health and safety of humankind.
In his spare time, he hosts the FlakPhoto Network, a 15,000-member online community focused on conversations about visual/media culture.
Adams is an evangelist for the Web’s potential to inspire communities and regularly speaks about the opportunities social media provide creators to connect with their audiences and each other online. He holds a BA in Communication Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.