Red Dot Award: Communication 2016
The results are in
The winners of this year’s Red Dot Award: Communication Design have been chosen. Participants from across the world were able to demonstrate their skill in a total of 21 categories. The numerous communication and design projects were evaluated by a jury of 26 industry experts. In an appraisal process lasting several days, they decided who would be awarded the Red Dot this year.
Red Dot Design Museum Essen
“Digital tools for innovative Design”: exhibition by solidThinking
From 20 September until 3 October 2016, the exhibition “Digital tools for innovative Design – solidThinking” shows in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, how modern software supports designers in their work and enables them to maximally exploit the potential of a product.
Red Dot Design Museum Singapore
The best product designs from 2016
The Red Dot Design Museum Singapore features a new collection of the latest innovations from this year’s Red Dot Award: Product Design. The exhibition showcases product solutions with refined technology, improved combination of materials and increased emphasis on users’ comfort and convenience. The exclusive presentation runs until 30 November 2016.
Red Dot Design Museum Essen
“Making a Difference / A Difference in Making”
The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will present the exhibition “Making a Difference / A Difference in Making” from September 27 to October 30, 2016. The collection brings together pioneering 3D-printed works of art, design, engineering and science. The exhibition is curated by Marta Malé-Alemany, architect and recognized researcher in the field of digital fabrication technologies, and produced by Materialise, a 3D printing company based in Belgium.
A new form of conference
From 20 to 21 September, product designers, developers and innovators will come together at the CONVERGE 2016. For two days, big names of the industry will give lectures on the latest developments from the field of virtual design creations in the course of the new conference series initiated by the software company solidThinking. In the SANAA building Essen, Germany, participants can look forward to presentations of well known product developers.
Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016
Photo galleries of the award ceremony
The best products are chosen and the proud laureates reveived their trophies at the Aalto-Theater in Essen, Germany. Congratulations to all winners of the Red Dot Award Product: Design 2016! Photos of the Red Dot Gala can be seen and downloaded in the galleries.
Monday, 11 January 2010
The UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site Zeche Zollverein saw the festive inauguration of the European Capital of Culture in the year 2010 by the German President Horst Koehler on Saturday. Weathering the storm “Daisy” which swept over the Ruhr area with freezing temperatures and heavy snowfalls, about 100,000 people celebrated until the early morning hours.
Wednesday, 23 December 2009
Together with the Taiwan Design Center (TDC) red dot extended an invitation for a select red dot dinner in Taipeh on 5 December 2009. By now, the red dot dinner has established itself as a successful networking event for designers and design-oriented companies from all over the world.
Tuesday, 22 December 2009
Early in December 2009 Professor Dr. Peter Zec again travelled to Asia, in order to give a lecture as a design expert. At the Xue Xue Institute in Taipei he explained in his lecture “Good Design is Good Business” why design creates value in the long-term and is one of the key factors for commercial success particularly during a crisis.
Thursday, 10 December 2009
This year we would like to provide special support for young creative talent. For the first time, we will give away up to 50 free registrations for the “red dot award: product design 2010” to up-and-coming designers.
Tuesday, 1 December 2009
The highlight of this year’s “red dot award: communication design” is drawing closer: on 9 December 2009, the international design scene together with guests from media, business and politics will celebrate the winners of this year`s competition. The award ceremony is already fully booked but due to the overwhelming interest, it will be broadcast in the Schürerhalle in the red dot design museum from 6.30 p.m. onwards. There are also just for a few days only few tickets left for what has become the legendary red dot winners’ party, which will take place from 8.30 p.m. in the red dot design museum.