Teppo Asikainen was born in 1968 in Finland and is one of the partners of Valvomo, an architecture and design office based in Helsinki, Finland. The studio works on an array of design areas, including architecture and product design. Some of their designs are well-known and have been added to the permanent collection of museums including the MoMA in New York. They work closely with a number of European and Japanese manufacturers, including Offecct
Teppo Asikainen worked with Offecct on the Soundwave collection of acoustic panels, including the Swell, Luna and Scrunch panels. The panels are functional and attractive, designed to absorb sound.