Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

50 free registration spaces on 9 December for those starting out on their career

On 9 December 2015, Young Professionals Application Day, new talents will have the opportunity to apply with their product for free participation in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Designers and manufacturers go after the coveted design prize

The registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 is on. Every year, the internationally renowned design competition selects the best product designs in the world.

Red Dot interview

A conversation with Swedish designer Hans Ehrich

The designer and long-time Red Dot jury member Hans Ehrich is the "Grand Seigneur" of the Swedish design culture. In the Red Dot interview the founder of A&E Design speaks about his career and design approach.

“Smart Materials and Solutions for better Product Design“

Exciting material innovations in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, Germany

The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents the exhibition “Smart Materials and Solutions for better Product Design” until 10 January 2016. It shows intelligent materials, new products and surprising detail solutions which are both sensible and sensory.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

Interview with Leo Burnett Germany

In 2015, the title of honour "Red Dot: Agency of the Year" went to the agency network Leo Burnett Germany. Red Dot talked to the management about the characteristics of the agency and long-term costumers.

“¡Viva el Diseño!”

Red Dot Design Museum Essen hosts exhibition of Spanish designs

Until 10 January 2016, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will be hosting the special exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain”.

Virtual Reality: Computer worlds inspire design concept by BMW Group DesignworksUSA

Monday, 9 March 2009

The gaming industry is an industry that is associated with attributes such as visionary creativity, innovative strength and progressiveness. But where does it get its inspiration from and how does one set trends in an industry which stands for progressive thinking and inventiveness? A clear answer to this question was recently given by the creative studio BMW Group DesignworksUSA with a design concept for the latest high end gaming tower of the company Thermaltake.

Design as a way out of the crisis – the industry braces itself

Monday, 23 February 2009

Our economy is unwell; in fact extremely unwell as we can tell from the insolvency proceedings of numerous traditional businesses which are currently dominating the newspaper headlines. But is there a long-term way out of the crisis at all? Professor Dr. Peter Zec has observed that companies are increasingly investing in design to strengthen their market positions.

Introducing new design concept categories

Wednesday, 11 February 2009

As the campaign to find the best design concepts of the year begins, here is an introduction of the changes made to the categories of concepts for the award in 2009. Refined and reworked, the new categories have been created to better accommodate the diverse variety of entries received.

Kia product presentation in the red dot design museum

Monday, 9 February 2009

The harmonious combination of fascinating industrial architecture and award-winning contemporary product design: from 2-9 February 2009 the red dot design museum once again served as the stage for an extraordinary event of a renowned company. The Korean car manufacturer Kia staged the presentation of its latest model, the “Kia Soul”, in the inspiring setting of the boiler house of the “Zeche Zollverein” colliery.

interzum award: intelligent material & design 2009

Friday, 6 February 2009

Designers and manufacturers in the furniture supplier industry now have the chance once again to register for the ‘interzum award: intelligent material & design 2009’. Registration is possible until 6 March.