Born in 1987 in Zhangzhou, Fujian, graduated from the integrated design department of Shanghai Institute of Visual Art in 2012, a student of Mr. Ding Yi, Chen Furong is a young designer currently living and working in Shenzhen , Guangdong.


Weaponized with solid professional background and acute artistic sense, Chen Furong’s works are always sharp with his ponderings and philosophy. Chen attaches great importance to the existential value of every design, aiming to create things that are timeless, with a respect of the materials’ true nature. Expressed through the designs, his poetics is honed with a fastidious professionalism, appears in his understatedly powerful works of art.


Chen Furong has won prestigious awards like the Architectural Digest’s Top Emerging Chinese Talents of the Year, the IDEAT Future Award and the MASION&OBJECT Rising Talent Award. And he has been widely reported by renowned international media like WALLPAPER, ELLE DECO, AD, IDEAT, INTERNI, VOGUE and ICON.

Selected Awards

2022 Wallpaper* / China Nominees for Best Home Design

2019 Rising Talent / Paris Maison&Objet

2019 GEN.T 100 / TATLER China

2018 Nominated Rising Star / Elle Decoration Internationale Design Award (EDIDA) China

2017 IDEAT Future Award Best Furnishings Product - Lighting

2015 Home Style Award 2015 Winner (by IF)

2015 Design Shanghai & AD China Emerging Chinese Designer Award Winner


2023 Grand House | Three Years at Objective / Shanghai

2023 The Rumors Are True / Shanghai

2022 ART021 Shanghai

2021 Design Miami / Basel

2021 Disfruta 宴 / Objective X BANK Mabsociety

2019 Ontimeshow Shanghai

2019 Design Shanghai

2019 Rising Talents / Maison&Objet 

2018 Design Shanghai

2017 Design Shanghai

2017 Maison & Object

2016 London Design Festival

2017 Design Of Designers Shanghai

2016 Design Shanghai

2015 Hi Design Shanghai

2015 Beijing Design Week

2015 Furniture China

2015 100% Design London

2015 Design Shanghai

2014 Macao International Design Show 

2014 Oriental Design Week - Torino