Kristian Ekholm holds a M.A. in Theatre Arts from the Finnish Theatre Academy from the department of light and sound design. He is a sound artist who works mainly within the field of the performing arts, especially with site specific performative installations and contemporary performative art. Lately, he has shifted focus to the spatial dimensions of sound, seeking inspiration in the physical, virtual and narrative dimensions of space. He has toured extensively in Europe with productions like Anatomia Lear (2008), for which he was also awarded the annual SÄDE – prize for Best Sound Design (Thalia-Gala 2010, Helsinki).