2017 Gold Idea Furniture Design Award

Gold Idea Furniture Design Award is organized by China National Furniture Association, UBM SINOEXPO and ELLE DECORATION, which is one of the significant awards in Furniture China, with the aim of boosting the transformation of the furniture industry in China from producing to original design. It also persists in supporting original designs and paying attention to the brands or designers adopting traditional elements and crafts as well. It has been regarded as the "Red Dot Award" in China.

Since the "Gold Idea Furniture Design Award" was launched in 2014, it attracted intensive attention and achieved high reputation in the furniture industry. Both of the participating exhibitors and the quality of submitted entries keep growing every year, which leads it to be one of the most influential awards in China furniture industry.

The entrants must register online at "Gold Idea Furniture Design Award" official website and complete the online submission form. And the judging criteria include 5 elements: the product's appearance, the texture, the producing technique, the functionality and eco-friendly aspect.

The overall procedures of Gold Idea Furniture Design Award consist of online pre-screening, on-site judging and voting for the winners of the award. The results will be announced and the winners will be awarded at DOD Night of Maison Shanghai on 13 September.
Gold Idea Special Award
Best Designer / Design Team of the Year
Gold Idea Inheritance Award
Gold Idea Award
Official Website
Submission Period
20 June, 2017 - 31 August, 2017
Mr. Jugg Yang
021-3339 2133
The Jury
President: Prof. Dr. Peter Zec
ICSID Senator/ President of Red Dot Award

Vice President: Wang Mingliang
Founder & Director of UBM SINOEXPO

Executive President: Chen Baoguang
Deputy Director of CNFA

Vice President: Leon Sun
Chief Editor of《ELLE DECORATION》

Juror: Han Jiaying
China's Most Influential Designers in Forbes 2015
Juror: Song Jianming
Deputy Director of Academic Committee of China Academy of Art

Juror: Stefan Diez
Designer & Studio Owner of Diez Office

Juror: Dr.Patrick LEUNG
Founder & Principal Designer of P A L Design Group


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Furniture China 2016 is co-hosted by China National Furniture Association and Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo Int'l Exhibition Co., Ltd which serve as the only organizers. Furniture China is never authorized to any other enterprises or individuals in China for sales of exhibition space/booth. Any counterfeit conduct under the flag of "Furniture China 2016", "China International Furniture Expo" or things alike is defined as illegal, including privately peddling exhibition booths of Furniture China 2016. The organizer has all rights reserved. Any booth acquired under illegal way will be cancelled; involved exhibitors will be officially disqualified to participate in Furniture China. The Organizer will not take any of loss under this circumstance.
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