11/07/06

red dot in Bratislava

After successful stops in Prague and Brno, the touring exhibition “Design on stage – winners red dot award: product design 2006” now visits the Slovakian capital of Bratislava for the ‘Design Days’ design festival. From 26 October to 30 November 2006, the exhibition can be viewed in Bratislava. The successful vernissage of the special exhibition took place on 26 October 2006.

 

The touring exhibition presents selected award-winning products of this year’s red dot award: product design which, following their presentation in the Essen red dot design museum, have already been on show in Prague and Brno. The special exhibition aims to promote the creative potential in the respective host country and to offer an opportunity to explore the subject of design in-depth in the respective host country. Furthermore, the touring exhibition of the red dot design award also encourages young designers to face the national and international competition.

The Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen has been highly successful with the red dot in the international market. The distinction is regarded as an indicator of outstanding design achievements. Products that receive this distinction are highly praised in the industry. With more than 5,000 entries from almost 50 nations the red dot is one of the most successful design competitions worldwide. The touring exhibition in Eastern Europe offers the great chance to make outstanding design quality also accessible to a broad international public.