Our mission is to champion, inspire, and activate the Connecticut creative community.


  • Advancing the Design Community through opportunity & spotlighting members
  • Supporting design education through school partnerships, workshops and upgrading skill-sets
  • Fostering inclusion and advocacy through community engagement


  • We inspire our community through new ideas, methods, and ideologies
  • We inspire through access to creative leaders¬†
  • We encourage discovery & exploration


  • We bring the community to life through mentorship, events, & networking
  • We ask questions and engage with the community beyond AIGA
  • We take action with Design for Good



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.