Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Designers and manufacturers go after the coveted design prize

26 October sees the start of the registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016. Every year, the internationally renowned design competition selects the best product designs in the world.

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Ceremonial act on behalf of 60 years of the Design Zentrum NRW

In 2015, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen is looking back on its 60-year history. On 5 October, the Design Zentrum’s success story over the past six decades was celebrated with a ceremonial act.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

“A milestone” - Leo Burnett is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015!

The Leo Burnett Deutschland agency network has been selected as Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015. The advertising agency’s creative staff secured the title of honour with their extraordinary communication campaigns.

“Products for Generations”

Red Dot Design Museum presents studio exhibition on the occasion of 90 years of Philips Design

The exhibition “Products for Generations: 90 Years of Philips Design” in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, Germany presents around 50 exhibits, which illustrate the current design understanding of the Dutch manufacturer.

"Smart Materials for future Design"

Conference in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany

Dedicated to materials and technology as the driving forces for innovation in design, the conference "Smart Materials for future Design" will take place in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany on 18 November 2015.

Red Dot Edition

Publisher of design books at the 67th Frankfurt Book Fair

From 14 to 18 October, the 67th Frankfurt Book Fair takes place. For the third time in row, the publisher “Red Dot Edition” will present its books on the world's most important book fair.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 - Winners' celebration in Berlin

Thursday, 10 September 2015

On three long days, numerous works from all over the world were examined and evaluated by the 27-headed jury of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015. Now it is time to book the tickets and look forward to Berlin: On 6 November the competition’s winners will be celebrated in glamorous atmosphere on stage of the Konzerthaus Berlin.

Modern, concise, innocent: Professor Dr Peter Zec on the new Google logo

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

In early September 2015, Google has given itself a new face: For the seventh time since 1998, the logo of the influential internet search engine has been adjusted. Professor Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot, was interviewed by the Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa) on the logo.

Maison & Objet 2015: “Formosa Forms” exhibition opened at trade fair in Paris

Friday, 4 September 2015

On 4 September 2015, the exhibition “Formosa Forms - Contemporary Tradition in Taiwanese Design”, organized by the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, was opened at the Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris, France. Until 8 September 2015, the exhibition documents current Taiwanese design developments which combine tradition and modernity.

IFA 2015: guest lecture by Professor Dr Peter Zec Keynote at LG Display keynote

Wednesday, 2 September 2015

From 4 until 9 September 2015, the IFA or “Internationale Funkausstellung” will take place in Berlin, Germany. During the LG Display keynote, Professor Dr Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot, will speak about the fundamental interdependence between design and material.

Red Dot in Xiamen: Red Dot Academy with renowned lecturers

Monday, 31 August 2015

From 30 October to 2 November 2015, Red Dot brings the world of design to the Chinese metropolis of Xiamen: This year, the "Xiamen International Design Business Week - Red Dot in China" will show a Red Dot curated exhibition with over 150 award-winning products. Many exciting companies and designers will also present themselves at special booths. In addition, the Red Dot Academy will provide once again an academic programme for advanced design studies.