Category: 2016

Winners 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition

eVolo Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition. The award recognizes innovative design and creates a forum for the discussion and development of the discipline.  What is the future of furniture design?… Read More

Wave-Part Light

First Place 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition David Beirne, Canan Karahasanoglu, Trayan Andonov Haralanov United Kingdom, Turkey An investigation into the possibilities for the future of light! Throughout our relatively short history of having controlled electrical light, our… Read More

LightCAGE

Second Place 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Emmanuel Osorno United States Emerging from a desire to manipulate the uncontainable, immaterial properties of light, lightCAGE Pendant poses itself as a body in tension with the light that inhabits it…. Read More

ROD: rod-bended front desk

  Third Place 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Maria Smigielska, Pierre Cutellic Switzerland This design and fabrication furniture project started as a research for a commission to complete the space of an Art & Architecture gallery in Paris. The… Read More

Fenn Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Blond Ltd United Kingdom The Product Story The Fenn Chair is a modern interpretation of classic archetypes and processes, an elegant stacking chair that has been stripped back to the essential features…. Read More

Kytos Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Patrick Danahy United States Functionally gradient materials have produced new possibilities in terms of design. A form can be read as continuous, while its material properties shift in nature throughout. In… Read More

Torso Magnetic Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Kim Minjae Hong Kong Philosophy and Concept Sigmund Freud said that the chair is a secret discipliner who control the mind by regulating a human body sitting. As he said, the… Read More

Sydney Opera Bar VIP Centerpiece

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Emily Leung, Manuel Muehlbauer Australia DESIGN The Sydney Opera Bar VIP Centrepiece is a scaled down physical embodiment of the iconic Opera House in Sydney. This re-interpretation reflects the aesthetics of… Read More

Multi-Tier Shelf System

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Ammar Kalo United Arab Emirates The Multi-Tier Shelf System has Maple shelves that rest on vertical slanting legs without any hardware connections. They’re pinned to the topmost shelve with a custom-made solid… Read More

Lotus: A Kinetic Luminary Object

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Reza Mousavy United States Lotus is a kinetic luminary object that can change its light effect by an operable mechanism. As the operable mechanism is applied, it is gradually empowered by energy,… Read More

Caustics Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Joel Wong Liang Zhou, Amanda Gunawan United States The caustics chair combines the resilient ideologies of modernism whilst simultaneously, testing the threshold of our society’s technological capacities. Who says one has… Read More

Claw Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Maryam Houda Australia WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF FURNITURE DESIGN? -Impact of digital manufacturing technologies-Additive manufacturing giving rise to innovation -Direct connection between digital and physical/material – Mass production to mass… Read More

Band-Rail

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition VG Studio – Victoria Goldstein United States “Band-Rail” ripples effortlessly through space while holding considerable book weight.  Colorful book covers and magazines add beauty to the living room area in this… Read More

Filament Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Luis Alberto Menéndez Sánchez Ecuador Filament Chair is a contemporary design based on creating complex three-dimensional geometries from a two-dimensional designed pattern. As a general strategy, the design is made up… Read More

Slip Sofa

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Dionysus Cho, Hyeun Lee Canada, United States Slip reimagines the conventional living room couch seating arrangement for the modern city dweller – making room for our pet companions.  Accommodating for the lifestyle… Read More

Stratum Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Ammar Kalo United Arab Emirates The Stratum Chair was born out of a desire to create a piece of furniture that expresses its function and the material it uses in a… Read More

Almost Natural Things – Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Faysal Tabbarah, Nada Taryam, Khawla Al Hashimi United Arab Emirates This collection of chairs is from a series of objects designed under the research agenda titled Almost Natural Things. The agenda explores the… Read More

Raygon Lamp

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Mohanned Iskanderani Saudi Arabia With the increased and fast pace technology is evolving in, its becoming more important everyday to shift and focus our attention as designers  to all the advance… Read More

Concrete Pods

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Anthony Iwaz, Joseph Sciascia, Joey Doherty Canada The future of furniture design is creating products that becomes one with its surrounding. Presently, furniture is designed for anthropogenic purposes omitting its possibilities… Read More

Invertible Lamp

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Ehsan Fatehifar Iran “With respect to Paul Schatz who discovered the inversion of the platonic solids including the invertible cube.” The idea comes from inversion concept in mathematics and geometry. The… Read More

Minimae Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Marta Krivosheek United Arab Emirates Minimae chair represents a simple yet highly sophisticated form that blurs the boundaries of top and bottom, offers multiple seating configurations and sets interesting seating options with… Read More

3S9T Lamp

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Martin Wong Tuong Ying Malaysia Three struts up in the air holding by strings create a tensional integrity that allow it to stand in position. Fluorescent fishing lines have been used… Read More

Oculus Chair

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Carla Rommelt, Abdulrahman Ali Harib Germany, Qatar Oculus void aims to create a constant eyeflow that drags ones sight in an infinite circle. Using the human eye as a reference, countries were… Read More

sLounge

Honorable Mention 2016 VMODERN Furniture Design Competition Xiang Liu, Chi Yee Corliss Ng United States sLounge is a playful furniture for all. It serves as a center piece in a family, creating fun and intimate moment for kids… Read More

2016 Furniture Design Competition

WINNERS TO BE ANNOUNCED ON NOVEMBER 15, 2016 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… Read More