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Chengdu International Home Design Award 2019 by iF (CIHDA)

As the home and furniture industry is on the rise in China, the International Furniture Fair Chengdu has launched a new award in cooperation with iF: The Chengdu International Home Design Award 2019 by iF (CIHDA). The award will also celebrate the fair’s 20th birthday, taking place from 1 to 4 June 2019 in Chengdu.

CIHDA is a great opportunity to unlock Western China and to get an international and professional audience for your home designs: Nearly 270,000 buyers and retailers are expected at the Chengdu International Furniture Fair, where all entries that passed the First-round jury will be showcased. 

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Dates and fees


22 Apr 2019

Registration deadline

06 - 24 May 2019

Shipping period (non-exhibitors)

29 May 2019

Self-assembly (exhibitors)

31 May 2019

Jury session

01 Jun 2019

Awards ceremony

01 Jun 2019


iF WDG, International Furniture Fair Chengdu website and press releases

01 - 04 Jun 2019


All participation entries will be showcased at International Furniture Fair Chengdu 2019, award winners will be featured.


Participation fee: CNY 2,500 per entry (VAT included)
This includes the administrative costs and jury costs; the invoice for the participation fee will be issued by the award organizer CHENGDU NEW EAST EXHIBITION CO., LTD.


01. Living Room Furniture + Dining Room Furniture

Examples: Sofa, coffee table, floor cabinet, shoe cabinet, table, dining chair, wine cabinet etc.

02. Bedroom Furniture

Examples: Bed, mattress, nightstand, wardrobe, dressing table etc.

03. Kitchen Furniture

Examples: Kitchen countertop, cabinet, kitchen storage etc.

04. Office Furniture

Examples: Office chair, file cabinet, screen partition, safety box etc.

05. Outdoor Furniture

Examples: Urban public outdoor furniture, courtyard outdoor leisure furniture, commercial outdoor furniture, portable outdoor furniture etc.

06. Customized Furniture

Furniture designs tailored to specific space/purposes.

07. Home Accessories

Examples: Curtain, sofa cover, cushion, craft tablecloth and decorative crafts, decorative wrought iron etc.

Benefits for winners

Evaluation criteria

Innovation and Elaboration

  • Degree of innovation
  • Degree of elaboration
  • Uniqueness
  • Execution / workmanship


  • Use value and usability
  • Ergonomics
  • Practicability
  • Safety


  • Aesthetic appeal
  • Emotional appeal
  • Spatial concept
  • Ambience


  • Production efficiency
  • Consideration of environmental standards / carbon footprint
  • Social Responsibility
  • Universal design


  • Brand fit
  • Target group fit
  • Differentiation

The CIHDA 2019 winners

The CIHDA 2019 winners

The winners of the CIHDA 2019 have been selected. Find out the best designs in our collection.

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Impressions | CIHDA 2019

Shi-Chieh Lu (CJ STUDIO), Kazushige Miyake (MIYAKE DESIGN), Mo Jiao (College of Design and Innovation), Ineke Hans (Ineke Hans / Arnhem), Zheng-Guang Hou (mooma design agency) and Werner Aisslinger (studio aisslinger)
01_The jury group

Shi-Chieh Lu (CJ STUDIO), Kazushige Miyake (MIYAKE DESIGN), Mo Jiao (College of Design and Innovation), Ineke Hans (Ineke Hans / Arnhem), Zheng-Guang Hou (mooma design agency) and Werner Aisslinger (studio aisslinger)

Werner Aisslinger
02_Jury session

Werner Aisslinger

Shi-Chieh Lu
03_Jury session

Shi-Chieh Lu

Ineke Hans, Kazushige Miyake and Zheng-Guang Hou
04_Jury session

Ineke Hans, Kazushige Miyake and Zheng-Guang Hou

iF CEO Ralph Wiegmann
05_Awards ceremony

iF CEO Ralph Wiegmann

The winners on stage
06_Awards ceremony

The winners on stage

The winner: Landwood
07_Awards ceremony

The winner: Landwood

The winner: Dibiao
08_Awards ceremony

The winner: Dibiao

  • 01/11


Ineke Hans / Arnhem<br>Arnhem, Netherlands
Ineke Hans

Ineke Hans / Arnhem
Arnhem, Netherlands

studio aisslinger<br>Berlin, Germany
Werner Aisslinger

studio aisslinger
Berlin, Germany

MIYAKE DESIGN<br>Tokyo, Japan
Kazushige Miyake

Tokyo, Japan

MoreLess Furniture<br>Shanghai, China
Zheng-Guang Hou

MoreLess Furniture
Shanghai, China

College of Tongji University Design and Innovation<br>Shanghai, China
Jiao Mo

College of Tongji University Design and Innovation
Shanghai, China

CJ STUDIO<br>Taipei, Taiwan
Shi-Chieh Lu

Taipei, Taiwan

  • 01/06

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