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Graphic Design: Professional Organizations

Professional Organizations

AIGA-American Institute of Graphic Arts
AIGA advocates for a greater understanding of the value of design and designers in government, business, and media

The Freelancers Union
Freelancers Union promotes the interests of independent workers through advocacy, education, and services.

The Graphic Arts Guild
The Graphic Arts Guild offer robust resources for graphic artists intent on growing their businesses

The International Council of Design
ICoD is a Council of independent Member organizations—a global network that shares common issues, commitments and standards on design.

ISTD-International Society of Typographic Designers
A professional body run by and for typographers, graphic designers, and educators.

SEGD- The Society of Experiential Graphic Design
A global, multidisciplinary community of professionals who plan, design, and build experiences to connect people to place.

SIAD- Society of Illustrators, Artists and Designers
An organization that exists to support, encourage and provide professional accreditation for illustrators, artists and designers at every stage of their career


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