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Interior design is about more than aesthetics. It's about finding creative design solutions for interior environments while supporting the health, safety, and the well-being of the people who use those spaces.

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  • Emancipation Day – August 1st

    Emancipation Day is a day which commemorates the Slavery Abolition Act becoming law on August 1st, 1834. That day, the Act prohibited the enslavement of most African peoples throughout the British Empire, including Canada.  At the time, there were more than 800,000 enslaved people of African descen ...

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  • Networking Event at Ottawa Atlético (Soccer) Home Game

    Join the Eastern Ontario Chapter for a fun evening of soccer and networking! ARIDO Members and industry partners will kick back at this Atlético home game on Wednesday, August 17th. Register now to secure your spot! Ticket includes access to the game, 1 drink ticket and assortment of finger foods a ...

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  • Exhibition: MAN + MONSTERS

    By Bruce Freeman, ARIDO & Joanne Chan, ARIDO July 21, 2022, Opening The venue for the exhibition is at Arterial Gallery, 451 Adelaide Street West, hosted by SHELDON ROSE GALLERY. Featuring work of local multi-media artist and Interior Designer Joanne Chan and documentary photographer and Interio ...

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THE LATEST FROM Logo for Blog ARIDO

Glam-living in the heart of Yorkville

Our clients wished for the design of their small condo apartment interior to capture their style, reflect the luxury and elegance of the lavish Yorkville neighborhood, and to inject playful and fun el ...

Siavash Mahdieh | Aug 02 2022

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The future is calling! This company is answering with an interactive, tech-driven office interior

Challenged with creating a future forward technology experience center focused on expanding Samsung’s Federal Government relationship, the vision for this office space in Washington DC resulted in a ...

Jane Juranek | Jul 27 2022

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Vibrant energy flows through this bright office interior

Three key design intentions were established early in the process for the new Canadian Headquarters of this Malaysian state-owned energy company in Calgary, Alberta with the fluidity of the nearby riv ...

Jerilyn Wright | Jul 20 2022

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