Walter is a builder of musical instruments, a composer, a sound and visual artist, and a DJ. He is a multimedia artist-in-residence at the Exploratorium, and constructs elemental turntables that rely on wood, water, fire, and earthquakes for their power and pitch control. One of his most recent works is called the Ocean Edge Device. He was the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship in 2008.
Walter Kitundu is a young sound artist and inventor of original musical instruments that navigate the boundary between live and recorded performance.