Monday, 16 October 2006

Juror Portrait Asta Baumöller

Asta Baumöller is a member of this year’s expert jury of the red dot award: communication design. The manager of VIVA Switzerland was born in 1966 in Kiel and finished her studies in 1995 to become a graduate designer. Asta Baumöller has broad experience as designer at various TV stations such as RTL, VIVA, VIVA ZWEI and VIVAplus. Since 2002 she has been sole manager and member of the board of directors at VIVA Switzerland in Zurich. More »

Wednesday, 11 October 2006

Results of the red dot award: design concept 2006

The final decisions for the red dot award: design concept 2006 have been made. Designers from 40 countries took up the challenge to face judgment from an international jury of experts. A total of 478 submissions were received this year, which the jury noted were of higher quality over last year’s entries, and then pored over each detail before making their final selections. The result is 72 winners in total; 60 have been awarded the “red dot”, and 12 have been conferred the “red dot: best of the best”. More »

Wednesday, 11 October 2006

Nominated for the red dot: grand prix - Deutschlandrock

Designer Stefan Landrock, co-founder of the design and software company "Deutschlandrock", was awarded the red dot best of the best in this year’s red dot award: communication design. Therefore he is also nominated for the red dot: grand prix, an honorary distinction, which can be awarded to a particularly outstanding work in each category. More »

Monday, 9 October 2006

red dot winner launches special series ‘pipetus®-red dot’

For more than 40 years the company name Hirschmann Laborgeräte has stood for high-quality laboratory devices and today they also increasingly focus on product design. For its pipette series ‘pipetus’ Hirschmann Laborgeräte received the red dot award: product design 2005. Because of this Hirschmann Laborgeräte are now launching a limited special series ‘pipetus®-red dot’. More »

Tuesday, 26 September 2006

red dot in Brno

After the successful presentation of the special exhibition “Design on stage – winners red dot award: product design 2006” in the Prague Mozart Museum the touring exhibition is now visiting the Czech town of Brno. The Czech Design Center Brno presents the special exhibition from 26 September to 22 October 2006. The festive vernissage of the special exhibition took place on 25 September 2006. More »