Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen in deep sorrow for long-time chairman Markus Ferstera
The employees, members and executive board members of the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen are in deep mourning for Markus Ferstera, who died on 8 October 2015 after severe illness at the age of only 61 years.
Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016
Designers and manufacturers go after the coveted design prize
26 October sees the start of the registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016. Every year, the internationally renowned design competition selects the best product designs in the world.
From Industrieform to Red Dot
Ceremonial act on behalf of 60 years of the Design Zentrum NRW
In 2015, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen is looking back on its 60-year history. On 5 October, the Design Zentrum’s success story over the past six decades was celebrated with a ceremonial act.
Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015
“A milestone” - Leo Burnett is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015!
The Leo Burnett Deutschland agency network has been selected as Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015. The advertising agency’s creative staff secured the title of honour with their extraordinary communication campaigns.
"Smart Materials for future Design"
Conference in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany
Dedicated to materials and technology as the driving forces for innovation in design, the conference "Smart Materials for future Design" will take place in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany on 18 November 2015.
Red Dot Edition
Publisher of design books at the 67th Frankfurt Book Fair
From 14 to 18 October, the 67th Frankfurt Book Fair takes place. For the third time in row, the publisher “Red Dot Edition” will present its books on the world's most important book fair.
Friday, 11 September 2015
On 9 September 2015, the “Internationale Funkausstellung” (IFA) in Berlin has ended. With 1,645 German and international exhibitors and 245,000 visitors the leading fair for consumer and home electronics recorded the most successful year in its history. Red Dot was present.
Thursday, 10 September 2015
On three long days, numerous works from all over the world were examined and evaluated by the 27-headed jury of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015. Now it is time to book the tickets and look forward to Berlin: On 6 November the competition’s winners will be celebrated in glamorous atmosphere on stage of the Konzerthaus Berlin.
Tuesday, 8 September 2015
In early September 2015, Google has given itself a new face: For the seventh time since 1998, the logo of the influential internet search engine has been adjusted. Professor Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot, was interviewed by the Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa) on the logo.
Friday, 4 September 2015
On 4 September 2015, the exhibition “Formosa Forms - Contemporary Tradition in Taiwanese Design”, organized by the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, was opened at the Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris, France. Until 8 September 2015, the exhibition documents current Taiwanese design developments which combine tradition and modernity.
Wednesday, 2 September 2015
From 4 until 9 September 2015, the IFA or “Internationale Funkausstellung” will take place in Berlin, Germany. During the LG Display keynote, Professor Dr Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot, will speak about the fundamental interdependence between design and material.