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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  • 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 ...


  • ARIDO Diversity and Inclusion Committee Formed

    The ARIDO Diversity and Inclusion Committee has been formed with the following mandate:The Diversity and Inclusion Committee will support ARIDO to further its continued commitment to foster and uphold diversity and inclusion in the interior design profession. ARIDO values each of its members, their ...



It’s all about the details in this heritage home restoration

This private residence, dating back to the 1920’s, was built in the English Country style on a ravine property in Toronto’s picturesque Rosedale neighbourhood. Over the decades, renovations to the ...

Wayne Swadron | Oct 26 2020


Ryerson University BID Projects

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many Bachelor of Interior Design graduation shows and events have been cancelled. ARIDO would like to celebrate the class of 2020 from Ontario ARIDO-recognized schools an ...

ARIDO | Oct 24 2020


Beach side serenity is the palette for this chiropractic clinic

The design scheme for Movement Chiropractic and Rehab was inspired by the client’s love of the beach. It was a narrow, bare unit with plenty of potential. We paired a sea-star blue accent colour ...

Luca Campacci | Oct 23 2020