ABOUT

Hello. I am a game developer, audio specialist, and Audio Lead on the upcoming official Planet of the Apes VR experience.

I am also a classically-trained composer and BAFTA Nominee, and I have previously worked for Rockstar North and EA Sports

In my free time I am currently working on Curvish, having received £30,000 funding from the UK Games Fund.

EDUCATION

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

  • BAFTA New Talent Awards 2011, Nomination for Best Original Score (Room 9)
  • Scottish Music Centre’s Composition Marathon Selection 2013
  • Arches LIVE Selection 2013
  • Edinburgh International Film Festival Composition Talent Lab Selection 2014
  • Arches LIVE Selection 2014 
  • National Theatre of Scotland Residency Award 2015
  • Scottish Institute for Enterprise Young Innovators Award Finalist 2015
  • Tête à Tête Opera Festival Selection 2015
  • Scottish Funding Council Scholarship Award 2015
  • Global Game Jam 2016 (Glasgow), Won 'Best Gameplay' (Curvish)
  • IGDA Edinburgh Play Party 2016, Won 'Best Game' (Curvish)
  • IGDA Glasgow Play Party 2016, Won 'Best Game' (Curvish)
  • Hack_Construct Scotland 2016, Winner (GeniLoci)
  • UK Games Fund Tranzfuser Award 2016, Winner (Curvish)
  • Creative Scotland Curiosity Award 2016, Winner (FigureFlight)
  • GSA Sustainability Degree Show Prize, Runner Up (FigureFlight)

CONTACT

Get in touch! You can reach me at alexander horowitz (at) gmail (dot) com.