The firm’s vision is to provide excellence across the board, in the design of concert, drama, multi use and entertainment performance and rehearsal space for institutional, educational and professional organizations. The partners’ collaborative approach combines decades of knowledge with a sensitive combination of clarity and candor. The entire Akustiks team is dedicated to creating performance spaces worldwide that are wonderfully tuned instruments for listening to orchestral, operatic, and theatrical performances that both dazzle and delight.
defining sound for the next generation
Meeting the needs of performing and visual arts organizations and educational institutions with a portfolio of innovative and acclaimed performing arts and museum projects in North and South America has helped Akustiks become a global leader in its field.
Las Vegas, Nevada
"The acoustically perfect room delivered rolling fields of subtlety with crisp layers of percussion (two, count 'em, two gongs), brass, woodwind and strings in brilliant sudden displays of dynamics." - Nathan Tannenbaum, The Las Vegas Review Journal
Belo Horizonte, Brasil: Opening March 2015–A project of our affiliate office, Acustica e Sonica. Akustiks is providing consulting in the areas of room acoustics, sound system design, orchestra and organ accommodation.
Nashville, Tennessee: “…a hall where every sound is not only heard but felt…an acoustic gem and one of the most successful auditoriums built in a century.” – Michael Linton, The Wall Street Journal; Sept. 12, 2006
Returning an architectural masterpiece for the 21st Century.
"Good vibrations: Acoustics renovation makes Gartner Auditorium crisp and clear" - Donald Rosenberg, The Plain Dealer
(Photo: Kevin G Reeves)
San Antonio, Texas: “Since opening in early September, the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts has roared out of the gates, blowing away visitors with its outstanding acoustics and drawing major acts.” - San Antonio Express-News
(Rendering: LMN Architects)
New York, New York -“A sanctuary for great musical work. It will change the lives of an enormous number of musicians.” – James Oestreich, The New York Times
(Photo: Orchestra of St. Luke’s)
“Teatro Mayor, one of the best acoustics in the world.” - Daniel Barenboim
(Photo: Enrique Guzmán)
Nashville, Tennessee: "...acoustically marvelous [...] Conductor Jeffery Ames led the University Symphony Orchestra and an oversized Gala Celebration Chorus in a rendition that was richly resonant and powerful. Thanks to the McAfee Concert Hall¹s acoustics, the sound was also beautifully blended and alive." ~ John Pritcher, ArtsNash