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 12 September.
Special Award - Gold Idea Special Award
Award for Designer - Best Designer / Design Team of the Year
Awards for Brands - Gold Idea Inheritance Award
Awards for Products - Gold Idea Award
Official Website
Deadline for Submission
28 August, 2018
Ms. Hao
021-3339 2172
The Jury
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:
Sun XinXi
Chief Content Officer of《ELLE DECORATION》

Alan Chan
Designer, Brand Consultant and Artist
Founder of Alan Chan Design Company
Hang Jian
Vice President of China Academy of Fine Arts
Director of China International Design Museum

Jiang Qiong'er
Founder & Artistic Director of SHANG XIA

Ben Wu
Famous Designer
Founder of WS Group and W.Design

Peter Fiell
Famous Design Historian and Writer

2017 Winner List
Gold Idea Special Award
Best Design Team of the Year
Buzao Design Team
Gold Idea Inheritance Award
Haoyu Studio
Gold Idea Award
Bammoo Design


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Furniture China 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", "China International Furniture Expo" or things alike is defined as illegal, including privately peddling exhibition booths of Furniture China. 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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