Monday, 31 March 2014

Red Dot: Design Team of the Year - Red Dot founder Prof. Dr Peter Zec reveals honorary title in Milan

For the second time in a row, the Red Dot: Design Team of the Year will be announced in Milan: In the course of the largest international design fair, Salone Internazionale del Mobile, the Red Dot Award is going to uncover the name of its biggest champion for 2014. Red Dot founder and president Professor Dr Peter Zec is going to congratulate the company on 8 April 2014 in the course of a press conference. More »


Monday, 31 March 2014

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2014 - The jury's choice

As the end of the standard submission period draws near to the close, the panel of jury is eagerly awaiting to preview the latest collection of futuristic and innovation design ideas that could revolutionise our way of life. Concepts will have to excel through 6 criteria to win the jury’s vote and the coveted Red Dot. The challenges for the concepts include: degree of innovation, aesthetic quality, realisation possibility, functionality and usefulness, manufacturing efficiency and the emotional content of the concept. More »


Friday, 28 March 2014

For the best creative minds - Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2014 starts on 7 April

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design is geared toward all design and marketing professionals, from agencies to design offices and freelancers to companies. Whether Corporate Design, Advertising or Online – with the start of the “Early Bird” registration on 7 April, the search is for the most innovative campaigns from the world of communication design. Within 16 categories participants can hand in their creative and graphic projects. More »


Thursday, 27 March 2014

PROUD Forum in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

How does design react to social change? What methods and tools does it use in an effort to respond to – or even influence – this realignment of social and economic realities? How can design values be conveyed in a society where the word “design” is applied to almost everything? These and other questions will be discussed during the PROUD Forum “Design for societal challenges” on 8 May 2014 in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen. More »


Thursday, 27 March 2014

Standard submission for the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2014 closes on 2 April

The end of the standard submission period draws near with less than seven days to go. Benefits of the standard submission period include lower registration fees and the option of submitting entries in German, Chinese and Korean – avoiding the hassle of translation! More »