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.
Ontario Summit + ARIDO AGM
Save the date for the Ontario Summit + ARIDO AGM taking place March 24-25, 2021.
You can apply for ARIDO Student Membership and receive membership benefits from ARIDO throughout your studies. Membership is free for students!
The Path to 'Interior Designer'
Are you looking to become a Registered Interior Designer? Take our interactive questionnaire to find the path that works for you!
ARIDO Mentorship Program- Now Recruiting!
Connect with a Registered Interior Designer and create your personalized mentorship plan using our user friendly, interactive online platform and receive mentorship in the 2021 program which runs June 1st to October 31st. Get the mentorship you need to help you succeed with: General career developme ...
Call for Panellists- The Power of Colour: Being Black in Design
This spring, ARIDO will host the first of a series of exploratory town hall conversations led by our diverse members to share their experiences working in the interior design field. Our first conversation is to explore and understand the Black experience in Design, and access to career opportunities ...
ARIDO’s Statement on Black History Month
ARIDO has recognized that throughout our tenure, we have failed to embrace the contributions of Black communities and the importance of the month of February-as Black History Month in Canada. We are committed to progressive change and doing better. We have begun the work in identifying key areas of ...
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Janine Grossman | Mar 10 2021
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Kelly Cray | Feb 26 2021
This government office stands out, instead of blending in
Gone are the days of formulaic government offices and thank goodness for that! Using an activitiy based design methodology, the LWG design team developed four floors of light-filled space d ...
Bryan Wiens | Feb 19 2021