Who We Are
IA is a global firm of architects, designers, strategists, and specialists. We focus exclusively on environments through the lens of interior architecture—a radical idea in 1984, when IA was founded. We are highly connected agents of change, committed to creativity, innovation, growth, & our communities.
Through innovation, research, and building on smart, highly creative solutions that embody our clients’ brands, we advance the field. As an employee-owned firm, our diverse and multi-talented professionals are passionate, intense, and deeply client focused.
We’re inspired working alongside our clients to resolve complex issues and design highly energized environments where people thrive. Through our work we strive to share our passion with our clients.
We arrive at inspired and lasting solutions by translating needs into action.
We commit to hiring, nurturing, and working with the best and treating everyone with respect.
We bring the best ideas and solutions to the table, crafted by different people from different places with different perspectives.
Our ethical business practices guide all our interactions. We stake our reputation on doing the right thing.
We love what we do and come to work every day with unparalleled vigor, drive, and dedication.
We’re committed, reliable, and trusted – all hallmarks of how we do business.
As an employee-owned firm, we’re hands-on. We do what it takes to get the right result.
Nimble, quick, and efficient, we anticipate needs and seek opportunities. We resolve issues with a sense of urgency across all levels.
As strategic thinkers, we define the conversation and set standards through our transformative work. As such, we shape the global design dialogue.
We actively engage in this process to truly understand marketplace and individual needs.
We’re confident, level-headed, and humble enough to know that our clients as partners are the stars. As such, we take our work seriously, not ourselves. We want what’s best for clients.