About Us

a) Background

The Association of Designers of Kenya is a professional body and the learned society of the Designers that co-operates with national, regional and other international Associations in promoting, developing and applying professional practices and standards of design. The Association is registered under the provisions of the Societies Act, Chapter 108 of the Laws of Kenya, and brings together professionals from the Public Sector, Private Sector Academia among other sectors.

b) Objectives

  • Develop and promote standards of professional competence and practice amongst members;
  • Establish programmes that promotes and foster better ties between Designers and the other Professionals;
  • Guidance to Association members with regard to economic, consumer, and ecological affairs.
  • Establish and manage a Continuous Professional Development programme for its members through collaborations
  • Working with educational Institutions for furtherance of training in Graphic Design, Interior Design and Product Design and practice to promote Academic Mentorship Programme;
  • Commit to promote, encourage and improve the application of Graphic Design, Interior Design and Product Design to technical and other related practices;
  • Represent the diverse interests of Graphic Designers, Interior Designers and Product Designers in Kenya;
  • Promotion of sound and lawful business practices and usages pertaining to Graphic Design, Interior Design and Product Design practices in the interests of the Profession and the public
  • Promote the international recognition of the Association

Programs & Services

  • Represent the diverse interests of Graphic Designers, Interior Designers and Product Designers in Kenya;
  • Establish programmes that promotes and foster better ties between Designers and the other Professionals;
  • Promote the international recognition of the Association
  • Develop and promote standards of professional competence and practice amongst members;
  • Commit to promote, encourage and improve the application of Graphic Design, Interior Design and Product Design to technical and other related practices;
  • promote research into the subjects of Graphic Design, Interior Design and Product Design practices and related matters

Promotion of sound and lawful business practices and usages pertaining to Graphic Design, Interior Design and Product Design practices in the interests of the Profession and the public

  • Establish and manage a Continuous Professional Development programme for its members through collaborations
  • Working with educational Institutions for furtherance of training in Graphic Design, Interior Design and Product Design and practice to promote Academic Mentorship Programme;
  • Guidance to Association members with regard to economic, consumer, and ecological affairs.

Our History

The design industry has long stayed without established and recognized professional association governing and administering professional graphic Designers, interior Designers and Product Designers until when this association is formed to champion the interest of professional practice for its members.

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Our Partners

Kenya Green Building Society
State Department  for Public Works
Nasimi  Interiors Limited
International Property Awards
Young Designers Forum