The registration date for the Green Furniture Award is postponed to the 25th of October so there is still time to register.
Green Furniture Award is a furniture design competition to encourage the production of furniture with Outstanding Sustainable Design.
Outstanding Sustainable Design incorporates aspects such as the choice and sourcing of material, production methods, efficient use of materials and ways of disassembling and recycling.
Outstanding Sustainable Design also meaning a piece of furniture to keep and treasure – with a story to tell, that ages in a nice way, that can last beyond current trends and have the potential of becoming a classic.
The Green Furniture Award consists of the following prizes:
1) A first prize of 50 000 SEK (approx. 5000 Euro) + prototype costs
The contribution winning the first Prize will be exhibited at the Stockholm Furniture Fair
2) A second prize of 30 000 SEK (approx. 3000 Euro)
3) A third prize of 20 000 SEK (approx. 2000 Euro)
2009 and 2010 two additional Honourable Mentions were also awarded.
More info on the website