Design Circle is the southern branch of the Royal Society of Architects in Wales [RSAW]. It represents 600 of approximately 830 registered architects across Wales and is an organisation run for and by architects and designers. It provides aprofessional and social platform for its members, as well as those of the wider construction design professions.
Since the establishment of Design Circle, it has aimed to raise the profile of architecture in Wales, through the organisation of a number of successful high profile events and exhibitions. These include theRoath Basin Design Charette (Youtube Video Link), the Reflecting Wales Exhibition, held at the National Assembly building in 2008, and the successful competition to design and build the 2012 Eistefdordd Architecture pavilion.