• I Products design – professionals and students

A. Furniture for living room / bedroom / bathroom / kitchen
B. Home decoration items/cultural creation products
C. Lighting products

    • II Interior Space Design – professionals only

A. Residents Design
B. Hotel design (including restaurant, room and Spa)

    • III Theme Design for professionals & students

A. Themes based on social responsibility, such as Handicraft Modernization、Eco-friendly、Public welfare and people's livelihood

  • ● Participants must be at least 18 years old.
  • ● Must be design professionals or students in design related sectors.
  • ● Chinese citizens, overseas Chinese, Ethnic Chinese, or foreigners/foreign companies in cooperation with Chinese partners.
  1. ● Participants for Professional Group is required to provide the concept drawing and the realized product if their application is qualified for the second-round selection.
  2. ● Participants for the category « Interior space design » is required to submit the projects completed after September 1, 2018.
  3. ● Participants need to fill out the registration form and to choose the categories concerning.
  4. ● Participants who do not meet the entry requirements, or do not fulfill the Terms and Conditions of the Award or submit false information may be disqualified.
  5. ● Each candidate can provide a maximum of 3 entries (product design / interior space design), and each entry must provide complete information.
  6. ● During the evaluation period, if the winners cannot be contacted within 48 hours, or the candidates cannot respond the Award notification within 7 days, the organizer reserves the right to cancel the prize/bonus of the winners, and the jury keeps the sole discretion to hand over the award to other candidates.
  7. ● Participants are required to submit entries in a readable format. It is the sole responsibility of the Participant to ensure that their entry is free from any viruses. MAISON&OJET Design Award China will not be liable for entries into the competition that are lost, misdirected, delayed, or corrupted, for technical reasons or otherwise.

Date

Process

September 10,2021

Registration start

December 15, 2021

Registration end (before 17:00, Beijing GMT + 08: 00)

January 21 - 25, 2022

The winners of each category are announced and advance to the next round of review

February 25 - March 10, 2022

The semi-finals evaluation. The finalists are announced.

Late March to June 2022

Finalist works promotion tour exhibition

September 6, 2022

Final evaluation

September 9, 2022

The global awards ceremony is held in Paris

September-December 2022

The winning works are returned to China for annual touring exhibition

  • ■ Online entry is now open, please visit the M&O awards website: https://modesignaward.com
  • ■ Notes on Registration Fees

1. Participation application materials fee: 1200 CNY/piece or 150 EUROS/piece
The following works can apply for special invitation fees:

1. Works excellently recommended by domestic or international professional industry associations;
2. Works that have won domestic and international well-known product design awards and interior design awards;
3. Works that have won domestic and international handicraft awards;
4. Students' works can be eligible for free registration after being recommended by the director of the college.

2. Participation fee for the finalists: RMB: 3600 yuan/piece or 450 euros/piece
The finalists will enjoy the following rights:

1. The shortlisted projects are published in the annual Award Yearbook;
2. The shortlisted projects will be displayed at domestic and foreign on-site exhibitions (the exhibition format and time are determined by the organizing committee);
3. The prize-winning projects will receive trophies/medals, and the gold winners will receive prizes;
4. Shortlisted projects can get promotion opportunities related to the Award;
5. The shortlisted projects will be published on the official website of the Award, the official public account WeChat of the Award, the official website of the Paris Maison&Objet trade show and international social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin;
6. The shortlisted projects will be published on the cooperative media platform in the form of joint listing;
7. Projects that have won gold and silver awards will be granted offline communication opportunities with partners of Awards.
  • ■ Payment methods:
  • Payment to China (in RMB or in EURO):

Company Name: Aube International Exhibition (Beijing) Co., Ltd.

Bank Name: Wanshou Road Sub-branch, Beijing Branch of China Merchants Bank

Bank Address: 1st Floor, Wenbo Building, Wanshou Road West Street, Haidian District, Beijing China

Bank account: 110 941 120 910 701

Payment to Europe/France (in Euro):

Company Name: Aube Events SAS

Bank Name: BNP PARIBAS, GARENNE COLOMBES REPUBLIQUE

Bank Address: 31 Bd de la République, 92250 La Garenne-Colombes, France

Bank account: FR76 3000 4013 7100 0101 1604 711

  • ■ Note:
  • After submitting the online registration form and paying registration fee, please email the organizer with payment voucher to confirm the registration. Email: candidates@modesignaward.com

  • ➤ Product Design (open to professionals and students)
    •  Design works:
  • 1. The actual finished product should be submitted for commercialized works;
  • 2. For no commercialized work, 1:1 or equivalent scale reduction mock-ups should be submitted;
  • 3. For conceptual works, 3D design renderings or hand-drawn schemes of each aspect should be submitted (for student group);
    •  Requirement for electronic files:
  • 1. The text summary of the work (mark the model material, length, width and height dimensions,within 500 words respectively in Chinese and English);
  • 2. Product physical photos or product physical models / 3D design renderings or hand-drawn plans (student group), resolution 300dpi, jpg/png/tiff/bmp format, need to show the overall design concept, important design details, including the main view, side view, top view;
  • 3. More detailed design documentation of the work, with explanations of style, creativity, and functional use (the number of pages and words is not limited);
  • 4. Group/individual introduction (within 200 words respectively in Chinese and English, the main designer must be indicated in the team entry);
  • 5. Participant's photo (1 photo, group photo/individual photo), the name of the photo file is the designer's name, and for the team photo please fill in the names of the team members in the order from left to right;
  • 6. Video can be used to present the description of the use scene of the work (optional);
  • ➤ 2 / Interior Space Design (reserved for professionals)
    •  Design works:
  • 1. The work must be actually completed after September 1, 2018;
  • 2. The work must be approved by the owner and does not involve infringement of privacy and related rights and interests.
    •  Requirements for electronic files:
  • 1. Text summary of the work (within 500 words in both Chinese and English);
  • 2. Real photos of interior design projects (resolution 300dpi, jpg/tiff/bmp format). The pictures must reflect the overall style of the design, showing the overall overview of the project and key areas, highlights, details, design creativity, etc. The picture name must be named after the space name, such as living room, bedroom, bathroom, etc. If there are multiple pictures with different angles in the same space, please fill in the picture name according to "space + number", such as living room 1, living room 2;
  • 3. More detailed design documentation for interior design projects, instructions for use and usage scenarios, unlimited pages and words;
  • 4. Group/individual introduction (within 200 words respectively in Chinese and English, the main designer must be indicated in the team entry);
  • 5. Participant's photo (1 photo, group photo/individual photo), the name of the photo file is the designer's name, and for the team photo please fill in the name of the team members in the order from left to right;
  • 6. Video can be used to present the spatial scene of the design project (optional).
  • ➤3 / Theme Design (open to professionals and students)
    •  Requirement for electronic files:
  • 1. The text summary of the work (mark the model material, length, width and height dimensions, within 500 words in both Chinese and English);
  • 2. If the work is a product design project, please provide physical photos or physical models/3D design renderings or hand-drawn schemes (student group), resolution 300dpi, jpg/png/tiff/bmp format. Need to show the overall design concept, important design details, including the front view, side view, and top view; If the work is an interior design project, please provide a real photo of the design project (resolution 300dpi, jpg/tiff/bmp format), the picture must reflect the overall style of the design, showing the overall overview of the project and key areas, highlight details, design creativity, etc;
  • 3. A more detailed design specification document for the work (the number of pages and words is not limited);
  • 4. Group/individual introduction (within 200 words in both Chinese and English, the main designer must be indicated in the team entry);
  • 5. Participant's photo (1 photo, group photo/individual photo), the name of the photo file is the designer's name, and the team photo please fill in the names of the team members in the order from left to right;
  • 6. Video can be used to present the spatial scene of the design project (optional).
  • ➤For product design
  • ● Functionality: be functional to meet the needs of the target market 
  • ● Innovation: be innovative through the design ideas, original product features and materials etc 
  • ● Feasibility: be conceived for manufacturing of quantitative production
  • ● Aesthetics: leading a better lifestyle
  • ● Eco conception: taking into account environmental protection and sustainable development
  • ➤For interior design
  • ● Creative design: break traditional style and be creative
  • ● Aesthetics: leading a better lifestyle
  • ● Eco conception: taking into account environmental protection and sustainable development
  • ➤For theme design
  • ● Innovation: be innovative through the design ideas, original product features and materials etc.
  • ● Aesthetic appearance: show the concept of product features and design spirit
  • ● Eco conception: taking into account environmental protection and sustainable development

➤ Preliminary round:

  • ● The domestic jury will conduct online selection according to the application materials submitted by the candidates in strict accordance with the award evaluation criteria
  • ● The best 15 works from each category will be selected for the semi-final
  • ● Shortlisted entries will be presented digitally at MAISON&OBJET Paris in January 2022
  • ➤ Semi-final round:
    • ● The international jury will conduct online selection according to the application materials submitted by the candidates in strict accordance with the award evaluation criteria
    • ● The best 6 works from each category will be selected to enter the final
    • ● All finalists will receive "MAISON&OBJET Design Award China Design & o good Design finalist certificate", and get to Paris to participate in the final selection of the international jury, and invited to attend the annual M&O China Design Award ceremony in Paris, face-to-face communication with international masters
  • ➤ Final round:
    • ● All finalists will be transported to the exhibition hall in Paris, where they will be displayed in different categories and selected for the final before MAISON&OBJET
    • ● According to the candidates' physical works and design instructions, the international jury will conduct on-site selection in strict accordance with the award evaluation criteria, and select the best winning works in each category from the shortlisted works
    • ● The list of winning works and designers will be announced at the annual AWARD ceremony of M&O China Design Awards, and the gold, silver and Bronze trophies and certificates will be awarded to the winning designers by international masters
      •  ○ Professional category Best Award+: 6 gold awards + 12 silver awards + 18 bronze awards
      •  ○ Student category Best Award: 4 gold awards + 8 silver awards + 12 bronze awards
      •  ○ Among the gold Award entries, the international jury will select the Best one to be awarded the "Best of MAISON&OBJET Design Award China"
    • ● Bonus setting of M&O China Design Award
      • special interest group
      •  ○ Gold Winner (8) : $8000
      •  ○ Design of the Year Winner (1) : $10,000(needs to be selected by all the judges from the works that have won the gold award and voted unanimously)
      • student group
      •  ○ Gold Winner (4) : $3000

    ● The laureates are celebrated at the Award celebration ceremony in Paris, France, in September 2022.

    ● Winners of Gold awards from each category can make their speech at the ceremony.

    ● All winners and their works are announced on the M&O China Design Award website and social media channels; and to be interviewed by key industry media from the world.

    ● All M&O winners and their works are presented on the official website of MAISON&OBJET and global mainstream media.

    ● All winners and their works (graphic information) are included in the M&O Design Award Yearbook.

    ● The finalists’ works are showcased at Maison&Objet Paris or at Paris Design Week in September 2022.

    ● Introduction of the related manufacturers and buyers to the laureates during the exhibitions, the Award committee provides the cooperation opportunity to the winners with global buyers, manufacturers, and projects.

    ● All winning designers (from the first-round selection) may be invited as honored speakers for M&O Award yearly activities as press conference, forums, lifestyle expos on tour, masters’ training, and workshops.

    ● The winning product designers/craftsmen have the opportunity to carry out official cooperation with France's most influential high-end home furnishing brand Roachburg and participate in the relevant design of the brand's global products.

    The winning interior space designers can carry out official cooperation with Accor Group, the world's fourth largest hotel group, and participate in the design of Accor Group hotels.