The Seattle Design Festival was founded in 2011 as a strategic initiative of AIA Seattle to promote a public dialogue about the role and impact of design on urban life and celebrate all the ways that design makes life better in Seattle.
AIA Seattle champions the central role of architects in creating and sustaining a better built environment. Founded in 1894, AIA Seattle is a not-for-profit professional association of architects, allied professionals, and laypeople. AIA Seattle is committed to excellence in architecture and service to the public. Learn more on the AIA Seattle website.