2016 Furniture Design Competition

2016 Furniture Design Competition
Submit by: 9.27.16
Competition Website

eVolo Magazine is pleased to invite designers around the world to participate in the 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition. The award was born from the desire to create a forum for the discussion, debate and development of innovative design.  Our goal is to discover and promote the most creative pieces of furniture that will transform the way we live and interact with our environment. What is the future of furniture design?

This is an ideas competition and designers may submit pieces in production, prototypes, and/or concepts.  Projects will be evaluated based on creativity, originality, feasibility, function, and aesthetics.

Participants may submit the following designs:

  • Seating: armchairs, benches, chairs, lounge chairs, recliners, stools, etc.
  • Planes: beds, coffee tables, desks, shelving units, tables, etc.
  • Lighting: ceiling lamp, floor lamp, table lamp, wall lamp, etc.


  • Participants must register by September 20, 2016
  • Early registration: US $75 until July 19, 2016
  • Late registration: US $95 from July 20, 2016 to September 20, 2016
  • One registration = one project
  • Participants may submit several projects, but must register each entry
  • There is no limit as to the number of participants per team. Individual entries are accepted


March 10, 2016 – Competition announcement, registration begins
July 19, 2016 – Early registration deadline
September 20, 2016 – Late registration deadline
September 27, 2016 – Submission deadline (23:59 hours US Eastern Time)

November 8, 2016 – Winner’s announcement

For more information and to register your team, click here.