We are ARIDO, the professional body for interior designers in Ontario.
We’re ARIDO, the professional body for interior designers in Ontario. 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.
The 2020-2021 Strategic Plan is out now!
Read the ARIDO Strategic Plan that will guide us through our upcoming year as a vibrant membership-based professional organization.
2020 GTA Chapter Scholarship Awarded!
Congratulations to Nancy Phan, Student ARIDO, of Humber College, the recipient of the 2020 GTA Chapter Scholarship! Nancy’s portfolio was chosen among 23 entries as the best personal branding package. She will receive $1,000 towards her studies. Congratulations Nancy!
ARIDO’s Statement on Diversity and Inclusion
The Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario has a continued commitment to foster and uphold diversity and inclusion in the interior design profession and values each of our members, their qualifications, and their right to practice Interior Design in Ontario. On June 8, 2020, the ARI ...
Participate in the CDAO survey on The Impact of Pre-Project Investment and Quality of Documents on Project Delivery Efficiencies
ARIDO is an active member of the Construction and Design Association of Ontario (CDAO). CDAO has engaged Ryerson University for research into the relationship between a project owner’s upfront investment in pre-project activity and the resultant quality of design documents, along with key project ...
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Melissa Tossell | Jul 31 2020
Lululemon’s Queen Street location ensures top notch customer service isn’t a stretch
Interior Designer: Marcella Au, ARIDODesign Firm: QuadranglePhotographer: Terri Flinn For its new location at 318 Queen Street West, in Toronto, Lululemon asked Quadrangle to collaborate on an environ ...
ARIDO | Jul 23 2020
This condo mixes hotel chic with seaside calm
Casa II Penthouse was a fabulous project for from start to finish! Located in the Yonge and Bloor epicentre of Toronto, it presented some typical condominium challenges, but we overcame each one. Inte ...
Heather Segreti | Jul 16 2020