Nathan Curtis

EightShapes Since 2006
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Nathan co-founded EightShapes with Dan Brown near Washington, DC in 2006. He's passionate about information architecture, user experience design, and front end development, and leads and consults with design systems teams to chart a strategic path and optimize operations. He wrote Modular Web Design in 2009, blogs about design systems regularly, and speaks at events worldwide.

Experience

Nathan has been leading and consulting with design system teams across the industry since 2006, including:

Medium.com Blog

Since 2015, Nathan has blogged on Medium.com about design system topics that include:

EightShapes.com Blog

Most of these articles are also reprinted on eightshapes.com as the @components publication.

Talks & Workshops

2022

  • Smashing Workshops

2021

  • NOVAUX Meetup, Fairfax, VA
  • Smashing Workshops
  • Clarity Conference

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

Other Appearances

2022

  • Design System Social Club

2020

  • Tiago Rosa's UX & Product

2019

2017

2015

2013

2012

2010

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