AIGA, the professional association for design, advances design as a professional craft, strategic advantage, and vital cultural force.
Design leaders help us transform our thinking through thought leadership, inspiration, and looking to the future of design.
Journey & Career
The design journey takes many forms. From education and executive leadership to freelance and in-house design, there's a path for everyone.
Design is a critical strategic advantage in business through corporations, agencies, in-house design departments, and solopreneurs.
Strategic Design & Innovation
Strategic design assists in framing problems, identifying opportunities, applying methods, and developing solutions.
Design education in and out of the classroom–for students, educators, and professionals looking to sharpen their skills.
Research & Insights
From content that defines the global practice to events that connect and catalyze, we work to enhance the value and impact of design.
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2021 AIGA Portfolio Festival
Join us for the 2021 AIGA Portfolio Festival to get a jumpstart on your best design portfolio yet. This week-long virtual event features four headliners with daily keynote talks, one-on-one live reviews, and afternoon small group review sessions for personal portfolio guidance along with access to our exclusive Festival Slack channel for networking.
AIGA Design Point of View
The Design Point of View (POV) Research Initiative provides a deep understanding of design and the people who engage with it to reveal the underlying challenges of the profession, guide future impact, and influence policy and decision making. Download the Executive Summary and learn how you can participate in the Design POV.
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Being a member of AIGA has given me access to educational resources for my professional development and business opportunities...it's opened the door to meaningful relationships with a diverse group of dedicated people with whom I'm proud to be in community with.
Design Content at Your Fingertips
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