About Us

The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) is a nonprofit trade association founded in 1953. Today, AWI represents nearly 4,000 members consisting of architectural woodworkers, suppliers, design professionals, and students from around the world.

AWI has been the voice of the woodworking industry for more than half a century. Members, the industry and the public rely on AWI to keep them informed, provide business solutions and set industry standards.