Professional Members form the core of membership of IFI. This category of membership is what IFI stands for and determines the actions undertaken by IFI through their voting status as the only IFI Members with voting rights in the General Assembly. Professional Members are National Professional Associations of Interior Architects/Designers representing their territory/country. Annual membership fees are US $1,000*.
Professional associations and organizations comprised of Interior Architects/Designers representing their country/territory who are not yet eligible to become Professional Members. Limited in time, Provisional Members are expected to apply for Professional status upon obtaining qualifying status. Annual membership fees are US $1,500*.
Educational institutions, academic departments/schools and/or research groups who are involved in teaching and researching Interior Architecture and Interior Design. Annual membership fees are US $750*.
Multi-national, regional and local Interior Architecture/Design practices/firms and/or related firms with a dedicated Interior Architecture/Design division, such as commercial, hospitality, transportation, institutional, healthcare and retail. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
Associations/Organizations whose primary objective is the promotion of design such as design centres, museums, trade shows, exhibition venues, expositions and award programs. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
Multi-national, regional and local government bodies including educational, scientific, economic and cultural divisions involved in design-related or built environment issues; design advocacy councils and trade commissions. Government members are uniquely positioned to work with IFI in the development and implementation of design policy. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
Established Associations/Organizations/Institutions committed to design that do not fit into other categories of membership. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
Resource Council Member
The IFI Resource Council consists of influential members closely related to the Interior Architecture/Design industry and associated industries, including manufacturers; vendors; showrooms; sales teams; contractors; service providers, and product specialists. The purpose of this membership is to foster close working relationship between the industry players with Professional Interior Architects/Designers and IFI so as to benefit the entire Global Interior Design community as a whole.
*All first time members must pay a US $1,000 administration fee.