Wednesday, 6 December 2006

Nominated for the red dot: grand prix - Büro X

Andreas Miedaner, head of Büro X in Vienna, has won the red dot: best of the best for the image brochure for the Austrian do-it-yourself store chain bauMax, which has been in business for 30 years. With the unusual look of an oversized cress seed bag and the brochure itself as a cress bed, this work won over the jury of this year’s red dot award: communication design. More »

Tuesday, 5 December 2006

Juror portrait and interview with Martin Pross

Martin Pross is a member of the jury of the red dot award: communication design 2006 where he judged the works from the categories corporate design, informational design and public space as well as advertising. In the interview with red dot he comes directly to the point. More »

Monday, 4 December 2006

Time for a re-launch: red dot improves online service

A good web site is always flexible and dynamic, it provides a wealth of updated information, reflects the progress of an enterprise…and sometimes it’s time for a re-launch. Starting today, our web site will provide our time-proven layout while sporting a new an improved structure. More »

Monday, 4 December 2006


The International Design Alliance (IDA) has opened the call for interest for its inaugural 2011 Congress. The Congress will be a platform to unite the diversity of voices in the international design community under the IDA banner. Full details, including the conditions governing the organisation of the Congress, can be found at The deadline for proposal submissions is January 19th, 2007. More »

Thursday, 30 November 2006

Juror Portrait Apex Lin

Designer Apex Lin is member of this years` jury of the red dot award: communication design. Professor Apex Lin is the Director of the Department of Fine Arts at National Taiwan Normal University. He has been an Icograda Treasurer (2001-2003) and juror for many famous design competitions in Japan, Korea, Hong-Kong and China. More »