IDI Supports SME Recovery

IDI is joining 26 other Irish Industry bodies ensuring our members and the Design industry in Ireland are represented and emphasised in the Irish Government's SME Recovery proposals. more

The New Now – An online showcase for graduating designers in Ireland

The New Now is a space for creative design graduates who, this year due to health restrictions, cannot have an end of year showcase. Championed by the Institute of Designers in Ireland (IDI), this national showcase of the creative output from design courses across the island of Ireland. more

IDI Awards 2020 | Online Entries Closing this week!!

IDI Awards 2020 | Online Entries Closing this week!!

The Institute of Designers in Ireland Awards 2020
Where exceptional design is determined.

2020 has taken an extraordinary turn and with it has brought a whole new set of challenges for us all. However we still believe that there needs to be a celebration of the very best in Irish design, now more than ever we need positivity in our lives and our businesses, so we have reworked the 2020 IDI Awards so they can act as a real commercial support to our industry. more

Take this COVID 19 Impact Survey for Design Leaders.

Wednesday April 29, 2020

If you are a Owner/Design Director of a design studio/agency in Ireland we want to elevate your voice. Take our short survey to help us capture the impact of COVID19 on the Irish Design sector.


Why Design 2020

Why Design 2020

In 2020 we aim to create a more inclusive, balanced and successful creative sector with you. more

Join or Renew your IDI membership for 2020.

IDI Membership subscriptions fund the vital activities of the IDI, promoting the value of Irish Design. Reduced fee to Individual members who apply or renew in April 2020 more

National Design Centre - Request for Tenders - Announcement December 2019

As a commitment under Project Ireland 2040, a National Design Centre will be established as an incubation, training and demonstration capacity in the regions to support market-led innovation in Irish-based enterprises to grow international sales. This is a momentous milestone for design in Ireland. more

Mind Over Matter

Mind Over Matter will be back in 2020 and if you’d like to get involved, please register your interest below. Thank you for your continued support of Mind Over Matter more