Matt Franks

Matt Franks

Professor
Austin Center for Design

Matt is an interaction designer at MyEdu. He was previously Senior Interaction Designer at frog design and the co-owner of Monster Feet design consultancy. Prior to working at frog, Matt was a hybrid interaction / product designer for Target Corporation. His work ranges from mobile systems for both handsets and tablets, to entertainment experiences for TV, web, and video.  In the past 4 years, he has released over 400 products and services into the market.

Matt spends his free time exploring the intersection of digital and physical objects. An avid believer in the MAKE movement, he is continually experimenting with intelligent objects that challenge people’s understanding of technology.

Matt earned his BFA in Industrial Design, with a focus on Interaction Design, from the Savannah College of Art and Design.


Recent Tweets

@Franknatic: The glitter cannon prank box partially worked.. Have to do some debugging http://t.co/Hc0STNerJd

@Franknatic: @Folletto oo. That could be fun. What would be your core ?

@Franknatic: @a_greenberg you don't even need the app to do it. I used iPhoto.

@Franknatic: @a_greenberg your recent wired article was great. I just pulled a similar prank on my friend - 3d printed it myself http://t.co/9ug6DSDYJu

@Franknatic: Thinking about dropping my @Spotify subscription. The radio for this service is absolutely horrible. Not sure why I'm paying for this.

Recent Work, Articles, and Presentations

 

A Makers Wedding - Photo Booth

Matt's Wedding Photo Booth creation was featured on Instructables on November 7th, 2011. Learn more»