Designing a Better Future for Richmond
We are a community of creative pioneers, harnessing the power of design to build a better future. We constantly explore and leverage the physical and digital landscapes, by engaging people through design-related programming.
We are designers, strategists, writers, developers, students, educators, directors and volunteers. We call Central Virginia Home. We are AIGA Richmond.
The mission of AIGA Richmond is to be the voice for Central Virginia’s design community. We accomplish this by connecting people, impacting culture through design, and advancing design as a profession.
CONNECT the design community
Cultivate engagement across levels of experience and expertise by providing opportunities for collaboration, networking, and socializing.
IMPACT the design culture
Advocate for the value of design through programming and initiatives that highlight the positive impact of design.
ADVANCE the design profession
Provide educational programming for skill improvement, knowledge growth, and career development.
Our National Organization
AIGA advances design as a professional craft, strategic advantage and vital cultural force. As the largest community of design advocates, we bring together practitioners, enthusiasts, and patrons to amplify the voice of design and create the vision for a collective future. We define global standards and ethical practices, guide design education, enhance professional development, and make powerful tools and resources accessible to all.
Code of Conduct
AIGA is committed to working for public good and design excellence. We are dedicated to providing harassment-free experiences for everyone, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, ability status, physical appearance, race, ethnicity, age, religion, or political affiliation. For more information, please refer to the AIGA Code of Conduct and the AIGA Standards of Professional Practice.