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”.
Tuesday, 25 August 2015
Which certain design approach pursue successful designers? Red Dot talked to some people behind the products which were distinguished with the highest single award "Red Dot: Best of the Best" in this years’ product competition. Selected statements are available subsequently.
Friday, 21 August 2015
Never before could leisure time be spent as varied as today. People are spoilt for choice: from vacations in their own homes and spontaneous day trips to long-distance journeys. This diversity is also reflected in the Red Dot Award: Product Design. Manufacturers like Gloster Furniture, Helinox and Bosch Home Appliances deliver products with high design quality for the most diverse leisure and vacation claims.
Wednesday, 19 August 2015
In 1979, a short circuit leads to a fire that destroys the exhibition and the interior. After moving to the Amerikahaus (1980 - 1988) and the Former city library (1988 - 1997), the boiler house of the Zeche Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex becomes the new home of the design exhibition from 1997.
Monday, 17 August 2015
Since the 1950s, a significant consumer goods industry developed especially in the United States and Western Europe. This is still made possible by a large part of the world's disposable household income. But since the economic reforms in 1979, the wages also increased in China which led to an emerging middle class.
Thursday, 13 August 2015
From 1955, the association “Industrieform e. V.” presents the “Ständige Schau formschöner Industrieerzeugnisse” (Permanent Show of Elegant Industrial Products) in the “Kleines Haus” (Small House) at Villa Hügel. From 1961 it is on show in the Old Synagogue in Essen city. In 1979, a short circuit leads to a fire that destroys the exhibition and the interior. A new location is searched and found.