Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015
In search of good design and innovations
Since the beginning of November the registration phase for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015 has been running. The competition, which origins date back to 1954, is one of the world’s largest and most distinguished design competitions. Manufacturers and designers from more than 75 countries take part. Chosen by an independent and renowned jury, the award increases the visibility of designers and companies, brands and products. The use of the Red Dot label is exclusively reserved for the winners of the competition.
Exhibition: Light & Shape
Best of Belgian Design
From 28 October 2014 until 25 January 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents the special exhibition “Light & Shape: Best of Belgian Design”. From ultra-light luggage collection to unusual lamps: the exemplary selection of products from various living environments presents a cross-section of the current Belgian design standard. Touching and testing most of the exhibits is explicitly allowed, since outstanding design quality becomes apparent only in use.
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 from 13 November 2014 – 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.
Inspiration and innovation
The International Yearbook Communication Design 2014/2015
Every year, the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design are honoured and their works are published in an extensive reference book – for eternity. The two-volume International Yearbook Communication Design 2014/2015 is hot off the press and gives an overview of the status quo of current communication design.
Tuesday, 21 November 2006
CBD A/S is a leading Danish Industrial Design company employing about 60 people worldwide and is managed by two partners: Henrik Jeppesen and Nils Toft who is one of the international design experts of this year’s jury of the red dot award: product design. Now, CBD China is looking for foreign employees to complete their team of designers.
Monday, 20 November 2006
In the face of the Arab world’s constantly growing significance for the international market, the International Design Forum (IDF) will take place in Dubai from 3 to 5 February 2007. As part of the event, red dot will present selected award-winning products in a special exhibition in Dubai.
Tuesday, 14 November 2006
Entrepreneurs and designers are now invited to register for the red dot award: product design by 19 January 2007. Face the challenge and submit your product to this international competition which will offer you the opportunity to compare your achievements on an international scale.
Wednesday, 8 November 2006
The 3,708 entries of this year’s red dot award: communication design have come from 31 nations. And a successful competition deserves a worthy awards presentation. Therefore we invite you to join us at this annual highlight and to celebrate the award-winners together with international guests from the creative industry in the special ambience of the Essen Philharmonic Concert Hall in Germany.
Wednesday, 8 November 2006
On 24 October the Shanghai Automotive Museum was opened in Anting. It is the first large museum in China which is exclusively dedicated to the automobile and its historical development. The history of the automobile is presented not based on particular brands but with a focus on different major topics in a new museum building. After almost four weeks of construction the permanent exhibition, with which the Stuttgart Atelier Brückner presents itself for the first time on the Asian continent, was inaugurated.