About us

Illumivation Studios is a scenic fabrication and custom prop studio headquartered in Chicago, IL located on the southwest side in the Back of The Yards, McKinnely Park communities. For 8 years, we have created amazing art experiences across the world. With a focus on out of home advertising, we have been granted opportunities to represent top global brands. Through this, we have expanded into many other industries of retail, theatre productions and stage design, live events, film, experiential, and more.

Essence Festival Activations

Essence Wellfest @ Walmart ~ African Pride House


Multi - Market Retail Pop Up Tour

Client - Walmart, Dove, Aveeno

Process Photos


African Pride Essence Fest Retail Pop Up

Client - African Pride Inc, FCM 365

Foot Traffic - 5000+

Process Photos

ComplexCon Chicago ‘19


ComplexCon Chicago

Clients - Complex, Kicks 4 The City, Old Spice, Amazon, Faze Clan, Uber Eats, HotOnes

ComplexCon Community Week Sneaker Drive

Hot Ones and Tums Activation

Old Spice

Amazon The Boys

Faze Clan

Uber Eats Lounge and Dining

Fests & Pop Ups

McCafe Coffee House ~ McDonald’s Shamrock Pop Up and Marathon ~ Hotel Zachary Design Blog Awards ~ The Incredibles 2 Premier Pop Up ~ Refinery 29 Rooms ~ Wonder Museum ~ Epic Aloha ~ Visit Kissimmee ~ Visit Denver ~ Facebook ReLaunch ~ Sugar Factory Special Olypics ~ ANY MORE

Top Clients

Facebook ~ McDonalds ~ New York Fashion Week ~ Refinery 29 ~ Brookfield Properties ~ Bluebunny ~ Chicago Transit Authority ~ Sugar Factory ~ Denver Tourism ~ Arizona Tourism ~ Absolut Vodka

Core Capabilities

Logistics Specs

-Location Scout Services

-Location Survey Services


-Full Shipping & Delivery Logistics

-Heavy Equipment Operation

-Equipment Rental & Contractor Management

Fabrication Specs

-Metal, Wood, & Plastics Fabrication Shop

-CNC Milling

-3D Printer & Laser Cutter Capabilities

-Foam Sculpting

-Fiberglass & Epoxy Coatings

-HPLV Paint Spray System

Design Specs

-Creative Concept Rendering

-3D CAD Modeling

-CNC CAM Toolpath Creation

-Graphic Design

-Video & Audio Editing Capability

-Projection, Video, & Lighting Design

-System Programming & Digital Development

Out Sourced

-Lazer Printing


-Shipping Vehicles

-Powder Coating