Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Stylish setting for design products – the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany. It is the largest exhibition of contemporary design worldwide, located in the breath-taking setting of the former Zeche Zollverein colliery.

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Red Dot Design Museum Singapore

Creative centre in the heart of Asia – the Red Dot Design Museum Singapore. It is located in the Red Dot Traffic, an impressive colonial style building which used to be the headquarters of the traffic police.


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Red Dot Design Museum Taipei

New source of inspiration for design excellence - opened in August 2013, the new Red Dot Design Museum Taipei informs visitors in changing exhibitions about the state-of-the-art in international design presentations.

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Design Museum News

Friday, 3 July 2015

"Enduring, not ultimate form": anniversary exhibition opened successfully

With more than 1,000 guests, the exhibition "’Enduring, not ultimate form’": 60 years of design history in Essen – from ‘Industrieform’ to Red Dot” was opened on the evening of 28 June 2015. More


Friday, 26 June 2015

Ruhr Museum and Red Dot Design Museum present exhibition on the history of the Design Zentrum NRW

From 29 June until 23 August 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum and the Ruhr Museum in Essen, Germany, present the exhibition “Enduring, not ultimate form”. More


Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Festive opening of the anniversary exhibition “Enduring, not ultimate form”

From 29 June, 60 years of design in Essen will come to life in Hall 5 at Zollverein World Heritage Site. The exhibition “Enduring, not ultimate form” is dedicated to the rich history of the Design Zentrum NRW. More


Wednesday, 20 May 2015

"Design for Speed" - Red Dot Design Museum and Sparkasse Essen present exhibition on new bicycle culture

From 21 May to 20 August 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents in cooperation with Sparkasse Essen, the exhibition "Design for Speed: Red Dot-awarded mobility". More


Friday, 8 May 2015

Best Chinese design: Award ceremony for Taiwan Interior Design Award

The Taiwan Interior Design Award (TID Award) has called for young and senior designers among Chinese speaking countries like Taiwan, China and Hong Kong to submit their projects in the renowned design competition. In 2015, the TID Award received 606 projects. On 24 April, the sought-after award, the TID Gold Award, was announced. On this occasion, representatives from academic fields, industries and government celebrated the best works of the year. More


Thursday, 7 May 2015

Asian design between handicraft and hightech: free guided tour of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

On Sunday, 10 May 2015, visitors of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen can learn and experience the world of Asian design, which today has a strong impact on our society’s aesthetic opinion and has become an integral part of our everyday life. With the title “Between Handicraft and Hightech - Harmony in Asian Design” a public guided tour introduces current product designs and the concepts behind them from 3 - 4.30 p.m. More


Wednesday, 29 April 2015

“Formosa Forms” exhibition opened in Vienna

On 28 April 2015, the exhibition “Formosa Forms - Design trends in technology and lifestyle from Taiwan” was opened at the designforum Wien. After stopping by in the German cities of Essen and Munich, contemporary Taiwanese design developments are now displayed in Austria. More


Monday, 27 April 2015

Only until 3 May: Awarded communication design in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Only until 3 May, visitors can experience impressive communication works in the exhibition “Design on Stage – Winners Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2014” in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen. More


Tuesday, 21 April 2015

„Formosa Forms”: exhibition on Taiwanese design trends stops by in Vienna

After stopping by in the German cities of Essen and Munich, the Red Dot Design Museum will present „Formosa Forms“ in Austria from 29 April 2015. More


Thursday, 2 April 2015

“German Design Standards”: public tour of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

On Sunday, 12 April 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen draws attention to German designs: from 3 - 4.30 p.m., a public tour explains “German Design Standards”. More