Institute of Theatre Consultants
member information

Name Tapio Ilomaki
Qualifications MA, light and sound design, Finnish theatre academy
Practice Akukon Ltd
Location Helsinki, Finland
Membership Audio Engineering Society (Vice President, AES Finland); Avita (Member of the Board www.avita.org)
Background Lighting and sound designer: Tampere Theatre; Tampere Workers’ Theatre; Oulu City Theatre, Helsinki City Theatre
Experience

Stavanger Konserthus (2012)

Technical and engineering design for sound and AV systems in concert hall and multipurpose venue.

Rovaniemi City Theatre (2015)

Project management and design for lighting, sound, AV and stage mechanical systems in all stages; functional and accessibility studies in public and technical areas.

Helsinki Music Centre (2012)

Technical and engineering design for lighting systems in main concert hall and smaller stages (5pcs).

Svenska Teater i Helsingfors (2013)

Project management and design for lighting, sound, AV, acoustics and stage mechanical systems in all stages; functional and accessibility studies in public and technical areas; sightline studies and auditory design.

Finnish National Opera (completion: 2007)

Technical and engineering design for infrastructure of sound, AV and lighting systems in main hall.
Also Theatre Academy of Finland (2001), Savonlinna Concert Hall (2002), Oulu City Theatre (2003); Verkatehdas Concert Hall (2008), Hämeenlinna City Theatre (2010), Pietarsaari Concert Hall (2013)
Areas of consultancy undertaken
Business Planning
Feasibility study Yes
Brief preparation Yes
Auditorium design Yes
Seating & sightlines Yes
Stage Lighting Yes
Stage Sound and Communications Yes
Stage Machinery Yes
Workshops  
Box office
Other Public areas, accessibility, project design
Contact E-mail tapio.ilomaki@akukon.fi
Website www.akukon.fi