Red Dot Design Museum Essen

“Making a Difference / A Difference in Making”

The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will present the exhibition “Making a Difference / A Difference in Making” from September 27 to October 30, 2016. The collection brings together pioneering 3D-printed works of art, design, engineering and science. The exhibition is curated by Marta Malé-Alemany, architect and recognized researcher in the field of digital fabrication technologies, and produced by Materialise, a 3D printing company based in Belgium.

CONVERGE 2016

A new form of conference

From 20 to 21 September, product designers, developers and innovators will come together at the CONVERGE 2016. For two days, big names of the industry will give lectures on the latest developments from the field of virtual design creations in the course of the new conference series initiated by the software company solidThinking. In the SANAA building Essen, Germany, participants can look forward to presentations of well known product developers.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Award-winning design, premium products and a touch of Hollywood in Essen: That was the Red Dot Gala 2016.

On 4 July 2016, the global design scene came to Essen, Germany, to celebrate the winners of the Red Dot Award: Product Design. During the Red Dot Gala, which has been booked out for months, the laureates of the highest single distinction, the “Red Dot Best of the Best”, received their trophies on stage in the Aalto-Theater in Essen. Afterwards, 1,800 guests enjoyed an evening of dancing and networking at the Designers’ Night in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen – in the midst of award-winning innovations.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Photo galleries of the award ceremony

The best products are chosen and the proud laureates reveived their trophies at the Aalto-Theater in Essen, Germany. Congratulations to all winners of the Red Dot Award Product: Design 2016! Photos of the Red Dot Gala can be seen and downloaded in the galleries.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Three special exhibitions present latest product design

In July 2016, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents three special exhibitions at once at Zollverein UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visitors can experience the best products of the year in “Design on Stage – Winners Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016”, and can meet the creative video technology of the design team of the year in “Creative Video Revolution by Blackmagic Design”. Moreover, the exhibition “Formosa Forms – Contemporary Tradition in Taiwanese Design” informs about the current design understanding in Taiwan.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Exhibition "Creative Video Revolution by Blackmagic Design"

With the exhibition "Creative Video Revolution by Blackmagic Design", the “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2016", the Blackmagic Industrial Design Team, presents their know-how in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen until 28 August.


Just a few tickets left for the Audio Branding Congress 2009

Monday, 2 November 2009

Perk your ears! The first international Audio Branding Congress in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt is attracting hordes of visitors from all over the world. On 14 November, the Audio Branding Academy in Hamburg is organising the Audio Branding Congress which, for a first time, brings together the international elite of acoustic brand management.


China aims for role as international design super power

Wednesday, 21 October 2009

A dynamic business location, one of the largest economic markets in the world, best prognoses for economic growth – while Western economies are suffering from the ongoing financial crisis, China has dramatically caught up and faces a promising future.


Ferrari event at the red dot design museum Singapore

Monday, 12 October 2009

With an enthralling event the new Ferrari California was introduced in the red dot design museum in Singapore on 26 September 2009.


Unusual and creative ideas for the future – red dot award: design concept 2009 sees new record number of entries

Friday, 9 October 2009

It came as a surprise in the face of the global crisis: the jury of the red dot award: design concept was enthusiastic about the number of design concepts submitted as well as their high quality. While they received 1,906 entries from 49 nations last year, this year 2,723 concepts from 56 nations had to be assessed.


red dot: design team of the year 2009 in Singapore

Tuesday, 6 October 2009

The achievements of decades – red dot presents an exhibition with products by the Tupperware World Wide Design Team, the red dot design team of the year 2009, in Singapore.