Friday, 15 September 2006

Confessions of a jury – the workshop on the red dot award: design concept 2006

In the early morning of 2nd September 2006, the red dot design museum in Singapore opened its gates for the workshop on this year’s red dot award: design concept. With their presentations on design trends and pioneering design concepts of our time, red dot initiator Professor Dr. Peter Zec and this year’s jury of experts gave 150 expectant guests insights into the challenges of working as a juror. The results of this year’s red dot award: design concept, however, were not revealed, yet. More »


Friday, 8 September 2006

red dot interviews Andreas Störiko

The designer Andreas Störiko represented the Wilkhahn company on Wilkhahn’s Asia Pacific Tour 2006. After the start in Hong Kong on 24 July the tour went to Melbourne and Sydney and ended in Singapore on 4 August. When he stayed in Singapore the designer spoke with the red dot team about design, inspiration and economic success. More »


Wednesday, 30 August 2006

Innovation versus imitation: Plagiarius exhibition in the red dot design museum

From 26 August to 17 December 2006, the red dot design museum presents plagiarisms and counterfeited products, which are exhibited together with their originals, in a small exhibition. This exhibition is part of the annually awarded negative prize “Plagiarius,” which was created by Professor Rido Busse in 1977. More »


Thursday, 24 August 2006

The red dot in Prague

The Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen introduces in co-operation with the Design Centrum České Republiky selected winning products in the touring exhibition “Design on stage – winners red dot award: product design 2006” from 25 August to 20 September in the Prague Mozarteum. More »


Thursday, 17 August 2006

New CEO

Ahrend announces that Mr Theo van der Raadt is standing down as Chief Executive Officer of Koninklijke Ahrend NV as of 1 September. His successor will be Mr Jacq de Bruin, who is already a member of the Board of Management at Ahrend. More »