The mission of AIGA Raleigh is to create a place where designing thrives. We do this by making design ability attainable, proving design impact, and uniting people. Everything we do supports our fourth goal of making a better chapter. Or programming is closely aligned with our core goals.

Check our calendar for any upcoming events!

Community Meeting

Free monthly meeting open to all. The best way to see what’s going on in the Triangle creative community, get involved, and participate in shaping the chapter’s growth.


Monthly series featuring local, ‘homegrown’ experts presenting on topics that will help designers add new skills to their toolbox.

Annual Student Portfolio Review

Annual event providing senior design students a constructive, one-on-one evaluation of their work by local professionals.


Professional development programming events for students and emerging designers.

Studio Tour

City-wide, free event offering an inside look at the Triangle’s leading creative agencies.

By Hand

Series of programming geared towards getting back to basics focusing on by-hand methods of creativity through workshops, speakers, and meet ups.

Dine & Draw

Free monthly social event to get back in touch or stay in touch with drawing.

Emerging Designer Meet up

Free event for emerging designers to network discuss the transition to being a professional designer.

Speaker Events & Workshops

Special events that feature local and national experts to present inspiration stories, case studies, and workshops.

Web 101

An educational course to teach foundational web design skills to print designers.

Mentor Program

The beta version of the Mentorship Program will focus on a limited amount of mentor/mentee pairings designed to provide an introduction between established designers and a like-minded emerging designer who has already started their career.

The B-Side

a program for creative entrepreneurs to give them the skills, confidence, and knowledge they need to start or enhance their freelance business.

Fresh Cut Films

A series of events to get together and share our love of films. The program shares design-minded film guides, articles, meet-ups, and special events.

Merry Mingle

An annual holiday charity event jointly hosted by the Triangle chapters of the AAF, AMA, TIMA, TRIUXPA, and AIGA.

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Raleigh · Tuesday, August 29, 2017
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Durham · Thursday, August 31, 2017