Charlie Williams

Charlie Williams is a composer/pianist, software developer and new media artist. His work has been performed or exhibited at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art, The Aspen Festival, Shanghai Expo, King’s Place Hall One (London), SXSW, CMJ, Cincinnati Conservatory, Northwestern University, TEDxAldeburgh, 44AD Artspace (Bath, UK), University of Cambridge, Gallerie Dynjandi (Bíldudalur, Iceland), and Studio XX (Montreal). His software has been featured as Apple's App of the Day and in WIRED magazine's top 100 apps. He is a resident of Bristol's Pervasive Media Studio (UK).

Biomimetic electronics

What is it like to be a cell? To play with a colony?

Free will & determinism

Procedurally-designed sculptures

Organ Donor #2 (Beats)

Sound-sculpture: Transplant-upcycling a 1970s organ

Organ Donor #1 (Pedals)

'70s organ, Teensyduino & woodworking.

Bíldudalur/Silence

Interactive sound installation

Perpetual Music Machine

Sonic clock: Copper, steel and electronics

Cuddlr

Like Tinder, but for cuddling. WIRED top 100 app.

Shazam

One of the most popular apps of all time; I made the main screen move to music.

SingSmash

A game controlled by singing.

e to one million places

Piece for piano, electronics, film & video

Ankylosaur

Stop-motion music video feat. Waitress for the Bees.

Columbia College Faculty

MFA in Music Composition for the Screen

Biomimetic electronics

What is it like to be a cell? To play with a colony?

Free will & determinism

Procedurally-designed sculptures

Organ Donor #1 (Pedals)

'70s organ, Teensyduino & woodworking.

Organ Donor #2 (Beats)

Sound-sculpture: Transplant-upcycling a 1970s organ

Perpetual Music Machine

Sonic clock: Copper, steel and electronics

e to one million places

Piece for piano, electronics, film & video

Ankylosaur

Stop-motion music video feat. Waitress for the Bees.

Bíldudalur/Silence

Interactive sound installation

Columbia College Faculty

MFA in Music Composition for the Screen