Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

The best of the year of the creative industry have been chosen!

The results of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 are now available. The international Red Dot jury has chosen the best entries of the year from a total of 7.451 submissions.

“Formosa Forms”

Exhibition on Taiwanese design at Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris

From 4 until 8 September 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen organises “Formosa Forms - Contemporary Tradition in Taiwanese Design” at the Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris, France.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Registration period starts at the end of October

Innovations wanted: On 26 October, the registration period of the Red Dot Award: Product Design will begin. With the help of the jury of experts, the international competition appraises the best products of the year.

China Good Design

Communication Salon successfully held in the Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany in Beijing

On the occasion of the start of China Good Design, 104 top-class guests of the Chinese design and economic scene visited the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Beijing. The first “Communication Salon” was held under the motto “Good design for China” by Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Awarded designers on their design approach

Which certain design approach pursue successful designers? Red Dot talked to some people behind the products which were distinguished with the highest single award "Red Dot: Best of the Best" in this years’ product competition.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Highly efficient and emotional: LED technology in the lighting sector

During the International Year of Light, technologies are focused which reduce the global emissions of greenhouse gases: for example, through the use of light-emitting diodes - LEDs. How different LEDs are already used in current designs, is shown by selected lights.

red dot communication design yearbook selected for international book cover exhibition

Friday, 25 July 2008

The 2006/2007 red dot communication design yearbook, edited by design expert Professor Dr. Peter Zec, has been selected by the Portuguese Serralves Foundation for the “Gateways” exhibition in Porto, Portugal. “Gateways” is an international exhibition of contemporary book covers, for which books from the four corners of the globe can be submitted.

The National Centre for Product Design and Development Research in Wales is looking for a Professor of Product Design

Monday, 14 July 2008

The National Centre for Product Design and Development Research (PDR) at the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff (UWIC) is a UK leader of research in the field of product design and development. PDR is now looking to build on their success by recruiting a highly experienced researcher who is capable of making a substantial contribution to one or more of PDR’s research teams.

red dot goes Dubai

Tuesday, 8 July 2008

red dot increases its involvement in the Arab world with a new promising cooperation: as a strategic partner of dmg world media, one of the largest international trade fair organisers and publishing companies, red dot will for the first time present itself with its own large exhibition at the interior design trade fair “Index” in Dubai this coming December.


Friday, 4 July 2008

Seize this last chance to enter the red dot award: design concept 2008. The registration period for latecomers ends 18 July! Wanted are the best innovations and boldest design ideas of the year – design concepts, which have the potential to improve our future.

2nd German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design 2008

Friday, 27 June 2008

On 24 June 2008, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, together with the Seoul Design Center, hosted the second German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design at the red dot design museum. Interested designers and  entrepreneurs used the chance to establish interesting contacts and exchange views with a delegation from Korea. The main topic was “Life Science Design”, an increasingly relevant and important field in both Germany and Korea due to similar demographic developments in both industrial nations.