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.


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  • Call for Nominations 2021/22 ARIDO Board of Management

    It’s a really interesting time to join the ARIDO Board of Management. The Board of Management develops and guides the association’s strategic direction and works to advance the profession and association provincially. If you want to be part of shaping our collective future and take part in the d ...


  • Apply today for the ARIDO Art Appreciation Award in partnership with Doner-Turrin Inc.

    This scholarship is intended to promote the appreciation of artwork within the Interior Design process. It awards $500 to one first year Interior Design student. First year Interior Design students in any ARIDO recognized program are invited to submit an application by Friday, February 26th, 2021. Q ...



    If you have any questions about your PD credits, ARIDO staff Jose Tanabe, Regulatory Coordinator and Ali Moenck, Communications Coordinator are hosting an interactive webinar October 7th from 12 noon to 12:30 PM. Bring your questions about the current PD program, eligible activities you may be compl ...



Interior Design team deserves credit for Visa’s new offices

Visa used the relocation of its Canadian headquarters as an opportunity to create a highly energized and progressive working environment for their employees; one that fosters increased communication a ...

Sharon Turner | Dec 01 2020


This stunning apartment is a lesson in design from a distance

Situated in the Majestic, a historic apartment building on the Upper West Side, this renovation was to be a total “interior transplant” with all physical vestiges of the old design removed and re- ...

David Hooper | Nov 25 2020


Distance is no obstacle for this interior design project

OpenText’s vision was to create a major European Hub at their Reading, UK premises. The project consolidates two sites and expands OpenText’s current occupancy from two to three floors, linking to ...

Lisa Fulford-Roy | Nov 24 2020