The European Council of Interior Architects is the representative body for the European professional organizations in Interior Architecture and Design. Founded in 1992, ECIA currently represents 14 members-national organizations, with over 6000 professionals Interior Architects/Designers.

On 19 May 2012, the official application by the ESL to join the ECIA (European Council of Interior Architects) was signed at the ECIA outing session in Tallinn. At the General Assembly of the ECIA in Brussels on 19–20 October 2012 the ESL was accepted as a full member of the European organisation. The ESL actively participates in the activities of the ECIA – in the sessions of the ECIA Nordic section and the ECIA General Assembly.

The board in Paris

Boards of IFI & ECIA - Milan meeting 11.2016

ECIA Board 2016

GA 2016

Chaserrugg (Herzog & De Meuron)

GA 2016

GA 2016

New Board 2015 - LTR: Elke Kaiser, Marianne Daepp, Jan Geysen, Anja Dirks, Elisabetta de Strobel and Tüüne-Kristin Vaikla

Anja Dirks

The President of ECIA

Per Reinholtz

President of ECIA 2014-2015

Former Presidents of ECIA Per Reinholtz and Joke van Hengstum

The Executive Board of ECIA 2014-2015


Joke van Hengstum

ECIA President 2008-2014