Furniture Design Award 2008

Result

Students Category
GOLD AWARD
BAMBU
Designed by: Ong Zhen Qi - National University of Singapore

SILVER AWARD
LOOP
Designed by: Lim Sun Liang - National University of Singapore

BRONZE AWARD
BODLINE
Designed by: Rusydi Bin Daud - Temasek Polytechnic

MERIT AWARD
FLIP FIT
Designed by: Ang Sian Lee - Nanyang Polytechnic
A BLADE OF GRASS
Designed by: Low Lin Kiat - National University of Singapore
SLAB ON ME
Designed by: Jeth Koh JieLi - Raffles Design Institute


Young Designers Category
GOLD AWARD
NEST
Designed by: Jerry Low

SILVER AWARD
WHERE IS GREEN?
Designed by: Chen Xi, Cici

BRONZE AWARD
AUTUMN
Designed by: Paphop Wongpanich

MERIT AWARD
F'RE.AK!
Designed by: Lee LiTing

MERIT AWARD & BEST USE OF WOOD AWARD
ZHU
Designed by: Lui Hon Fay


Open Category
BEST OF THE BEST AWARD
CELL COLLECTION
Designed by: Anon PaiRot - Restrogen Bangkok Co., Ltd, Thailand

MERIT AWARD
LITTLE FIELD OF FLOWERS
Designed by: Tord Boontje - Nanimarquina, Holland
MONROE
Designed by: Chen Xi Cici - Luxx Newhouse Pte Ltd, Singapore
TREE TABLE
Designed by: Nathan Yong - Air Design Group, Singapore
MARGA CHAIR
Designed by: Maya Sari Basyroel & Marcel Opstal - Bokdesindo, USA


Source: http://www.singaporefurniture.com/services_fda_winners.htm

Overview

The theme – “TENSION” – encourages participants to explore the element of tension in their design concepts

Category Other Competition / Competition Result / Open to Students
Type International Furniture Design Competition
Genre Furniture
Country Singapore
Registration Deadline 31 Aug 2007 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 31 Aug 2007
Eligibility Students Category: Students studying in any educational institutions in ASEAN countries, Individual Young Designers Category: The Asia Pacific region, Aged 35 years and below as at 1 March 2008, Individual Open Category: Local and International, Company

Description
Design is a very important element in the manufacturing value chain. To nurture design talents, SFIC organize the annual Furniture Design Award (FDA) in conjunction with the International Furniture Fair Singapore/ASEAN Furniture Show at the Singapore Expo.
There are 3 Categories: Students Category, Young Designers Category, Open Category.

Jury
Not yet announced

Competition Type
Students Category and Young Designers Category is Three-Stage: Preliminary Judging (Anonymous, 15 shortlists), Judging Interview (6 shortlists), Final Judging (displayed the prototypes at the Singapore Expo)
Open Category is Two-Stage: Preliminary Judging (6 entries will be shortlisted), Final Judging (displayed the products at the Singapore Expo)

Prize
Students Category, Young Designers Category: FDA Grand Award (S$6,000, Certificate, Trophy), FDA Honorable Mention Award (S$1,000, Certificate, Trophy), FDA Merit Award and “Best Use of Wood” Award (Certificate, Trophy)
Open Category: FDA Grand Award (S$2,000, Certificate, Trophy), FDA Honorable Mention Award (Certificate, Trophy)

Entry Fee
Students Category, Young Designers Category: None
Open Category: US$120 (for overseas participants) or S$200 (for Singapore participants)

Entries
Students Category, Young Designers Category: Preliminary Judging (a maximum of 2 boards (A3 size) and a CD-ROM containing images and a description) , Judging Interview (a scaled size model and the panel), Final Judging (the prototypes)
Open Category: Preliminary Judging (a CD-ROM containing images and a description), Final Judging (the products)

Timetable
Submission Deadline: 31 Aug 2007 (Students & Young Designers Categories) , 31 Oct 2007 (Open Category)
Final Judging: 1-5 Mar 2008(at the Singapore Expo during the International Furniture Fair Singapore 2008/25th ASEAN Furniture Show)

Promoter
Singapore Furniture Industries Council

Official Website
http://www.singaporefurniture.com/fda.htm