Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Regular registration phase ending soon

On 27 January, the regular registration phase for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015 will end: Designers, brands and manufacturers from all continents are submitting thousands of entries right now. An international jury of independent design experts evaluates every product and the best achievements are awarded with the sought-after “Red Dot” quality seal.

 

 

Red Dot Design Ranking

The most successful seating furniture manufacturers

Several thousands of current products are assessed every year as part of the Red Dot Award. The competition, which has been tracking down the best designs for 60 years now, traditionally receives a particularly large number of entries in the “Living rooms” and “Interior design” categories. On the occasion of the largest German interiors show, IMM Cologne, the Red Dot Award: Product Design is publishing an industry-specific ranking that provides information on the most successful seating furniture manufacturers.

 

 

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2015

Looking forward to progressive endeavours

“To explore new issues and topics in design, to integrate design thinking, and to entrust high regard to quality of communication...” Prof. Kuan Cheng Neng, member of the design concept award jury kicks off the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2015 by articulating what he is looking forward to for the coming contest. Right now, up-and-coming talents, designers, companies and universities from all over the world have the opportunity to enter their design visions in the competition and put their whole creative potential to the test.

Red Dot exhibition in Hong Kong

Designs with a story – in the exhibition “Every Product Tells a Story”

The American entrepreneur Henry Ford once said: “Every object tells a story, if you know how to read it.” Inspired by this quote, the exhibition “Every Product Tells a Story” grants exciting peeks behind the scenes of design and shows how award-winning design is characterised. Until 31 May 2015, visitors of the HKDI Gallery in Hong Kong can experience the exemplarily selection of designs from various living environments and discover what is hidden under the surface.

 

 

Exhibition in the Red Dot Design Museum Taipei

Taiwanese Design Faces

A special exhibition which focuses on the creative minds behind award-winning designs is presented in the Red Dot Design Museum Taipei until 29 March 2015. “Taiwanese Design Faces” tells stories – about five Taiwanese designers. The presentation introduces the people who create innovative products, convince manufacturers to produce these, and who give advice and support during the whole development process, from the idea to the finished good.


CONNECTING’07 World Design Congress - Connecting to People and to Ideas

Monday, 9 July 2007

„Physical, Virtual and Cultural Connections” – that’s the exciting topic of the upcoming Icsid/IDSA CONNECTING’07 World Design Congress, which will take place from 17 until 20 October 2007 in San Francisco. The congress will offer designers from all over the world an international platform for personal contacts, discussion of problems, and future cooperation.


Chris Bangle and the Design Team BMW Group are design team of the year

Monday, 25 June 2007

The design team of the year award this year went to Chris Bangle and his design team from BMW Group. This highest distinction of the renowned red dot design awards was thereby conferred to the design department of a German company.


Creativity par excellence

Monday, 25 June 2007

The design industry looks back at a great event: The awards ceremony of the red dot award: product design 2007 on 25 June 2007 was attended by more than 1000 design experts, politicians, economists, and culture lovers, who congregated from all over the world to honour this year’s laureates in a festive setting in the Essen Aalto Theater. The Late Night Party in the red dot design museum then brought the event to a successful close.


Star chef Frank Rosin prepares the “Winners’ Dinner” – a feast for all the senses

Friday, 22 June 2007

Approximately 400 invited guests, winners of the red dot design award along with their guests, as well as guests of honour from business, politics and the media can look forward to a dinner extraordinaire on 25 June. One of Germany’s most interesting chefs, star chef Frank Rosin and his crew, will ensure an unforgettable evening of sheer indulgence.


The countdown is on for the red dot award: product design 2007 awards ceremony

Thursday, 21 June 2007

The design world is currently zooming in on the city of Essen and its red dot design museum. This Monday 25, June 2007, the winners of the red dot award: product design 2007 will be honoured at a festive ceremony in the Essen Aalto Theater by eminent representatives from design, business, and politics. Design lovers from 29 countries have already announced their attendance.