My contribution includes feature scenarios, user interface, ergonomics, ecosystem strategy, and engineering logistics.
Project sponsored by Asus via Art Center College of Design.
A Form of Liberation
Canvas is designed to provide different modes and postures, supporting various types of work. The user can easily switch between contexts with minimal physical constraints.
Dedicated Input for Creative Control
The modular input accessories enables a wide range of precision and granularity, balanced between both hands for maximum flexibility.
Ecosystem for Interoperability
With an open ecosystem for accessories and software controls, users can optimize their workflow with various levels of customization and community solutions.
Hardware Constructed for Extension
The dials function as a baseline for the community to define their own form factor and haptic attributes to suit the most unique use cases.
Unified User Interface for Easy Configuration
For software, the system provides a standardized UI framework, so the user can find familiarity across apps. With multiple levels of customization depth, features can be provided by Asus, the community and developers all together.
Bring Play Back to Creativity
The product aims to free the creatives from a sole desk, posture, or interface. Through flexible form, tactile control, and personalized ecosystem, it calls for experiments and invites the creator to play.