Monday, 7 July 2014

Red Dot Gala 2014: The red carpet is rolled out

The Red Dot Gala is coming up: Today, the winners of this year`s Red Dot Award: Product Design will be celebrated for their creative projects. When Prof. Dr. Peter Zec welcomes the laureates and representatives from the fields of economy, politics and the media, the Aalto-Theater will be filled up to the last seat. Even the Designers’ Night, which takes places afterwards in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, is already sold out. Design enthusiasts that cannot join this evening, are invited to follow the highlight of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2014 via social media coverage. More »


Monday, 7 July 2014

"Design on Stage": Public tour of the special exhibitions in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

From 8 July until 3 August 2014, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents two special exhibitions at the same time. On Sunday, 13 July 2014, visitors can explore “Design on Stage” and “People Driven” in the course of a public tour from 3-4.30 p.m. On three floors, the house presents what is state-of-the-art in international product design. More »


Friday, 4 July 2014

Big awards ceremony: Gala for the Red Dot Award with high-profile design celebrities and fascinating new products

On Monday 7 July, the laureates of the Red Dot Award will be introduced. From the 4,815 products entered, the jury for the internationally renowned design award selected outstanding automobiles, leisure products, professional devices and consumer electronics. These will all be on show after the celebratory Red Dot Gala: Around 1,500 designers, entrepreneurs and media representatives from all continents will celebrate and present the winning products at the after-show party in the Red Dot Design Museum, the world’s largest exhibition of contemporary design. More »


Thursday, 3 July 2014

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2014 - jury session is just around the corner

The submission period of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2014 is over. Now, participants from all over the world are waiting for their creative projects to be evaluated by the Red Dot jury. Every year, Red Dot invites highly respected experts from the world of design to rate international contributions to the competition and to award the most creative achievements. During long sessions, the jury assesses each piece of work individually and evaluates it with its expert eyes. More »


Monday, 30 June 2014

International top performances: two special exhibitions at the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

When the Red Dot Design Museum Essen opens its doors on 8 July 2014, visitors can look forward to international high-class designs. Until 3 August 2014, the latest Red Dot-awarded products will be presented in the former boiler house of UNESCO World Heritage Zollverein coal mine in Essen Germany. For four weeks, two special exhibitions will turn the museum into a hot spot for industrial design at the highest level: While “Design on Stage” showcases successful designs from 47 nations, “People Driven” grants insights into the work of the Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2014, the think tank Veryday from Sweden. More »