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  • February is Black History Month

    Feb 01 2023

    February is recognized as Black History Month to celebrate the contribution of Black Canadians.  This year’s theme, Black Resistance, celebrates how Black people resisted race-related discrimination, oppression, and prejudice throughout history.  While resisting together, we also recogni ...


  • National Day of Remembrance and Action Against Islamophobia – January 29th

    Jan 27 2023

    January 29th marks the second National Day of Remembrance and Action Against Islamophobia. On this day in 2017, after the evening prayer at the Islamic Cultural Centre in Québec City, an Islamophobic white supremacist shot and killed six Muslim men as they prayed. Many more people we ...


  • Marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day – January 27th

    Jan 25 2023

    January 27th is Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorated annually in Canada and many countries worldwide. It marks the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau by the Soviets, on this date in 1945.  Auschwitz-Birkenau was one of many Nazi concentration camps, its liberation marked the ...


  • Recap from IDS Toronto 2023

    Jan 24 2023

    ARIDO partnered with Interior Designers of Canada (IDC) and GRAY Magazine to create and build the GRAY Stage for the 4 days of the 2023 Interior Design Show (IDS) in Toronto. A group of designers led by Registered member Joanne Chan worked together to design a stage and involve partners and sponsors ...


  • International Holocaust Remembrance Day Webinar presented by Matrix360

    Jan 23 2023

    To mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Matrix360 is honoured to present a webinar conversation with Rose Lipszyc moderated by Michelle Fishman of the Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre. Date: Thursday, 26 January 2023  Time: 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST Matrix360 strongly believes it is int ...


  • Gensler Toronto hosting virtual Portfolio Review session for BIPOC students in design!

    Jan 10 2023

    Gensler Toronto is partnering with BAIDA, BEAT and DesignTO, to host a virtual Portfolio Review Session for BIPOC Students in Design on Friday January 27, 2023 from 1:00 – 6:00 pm EST This will be an opportunity for students to engage in conversations with members of the design community while ref ...


  • ARIDO at IDS Toronto 2023

    Jan 06 2023

    ARIDO is delighted to announce we will be participating in the Interior Design Show (IDS) Toronto during the 2023 edition. ARIDO has partnered with Interior Designers of Canada and GRAY Magazine to create the GRAY Stage, which will host talks, presentations, and activations throughout the four day s ...


  • World Braille Day – January 4th, 2023

    Jan 04 2023

    Celebrated by the UN, World Braille Day raises awareness and understanding about the importance of braille as a means of communication for blind and partially sighted people around the world.  Braille is not a language, it’s a system of communication. It’s a system where six dots within a cell ...