As seen below, an 88-key Keyboard is typically around 5 feet long, which makes it extremely difficult to travel anywhere with. The weighted keys also make it very heavy.
After an iterative design process, I arrived at a solution of modules that could easily slot together, making for convenient travel for musicians.
For more information on this project and my research behind it, check out my MFA Industrial Design Thesis Paper in which I dive into the details of the project!
Read my thesis here: scholarworks.rit.edu/theses/9418/