Ian de Silva


As there are many mobile apps designed to pull your attention, these interactions have become a kind of normalized addictiveness, such as doom scrolling.

I am working on the topic of attention and a meditation app using augmented reality because I want to understand how this technology can be useful from beyond the screen and into a physical space.


Instructions to place the phone stand.

Unfocus - Placing the stand


Instructions to adjust angle and height.

Unfocus - Adjusting angle and height


Loop shapes to direct one's gaze on phone screen.

Unfocus - Setting gaze