Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

50 free registration spaces on 9 December for those starting out on their career

On 9 December 2015, Young Professionals Application Day, new talents will have the opportunity to apply with their product for free participation in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016. The internationally renowned design competition offers 50 up-and-coming talents the chance to prove their competency and to put themselves on the same platform as the stars and big brands.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Designers and manufacturers go after the coveted design prize

The registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 is on. Every year, the internationally renowned design competition selects the best product designs in the world.

Red Dot interview

A conversation with Swedish designer Hans Ehrich

The designer and long-time Red Dot jury member Hans Ehrich is the "Grand Seigneur" of the Swedish design culture. In the Red Dot interview the founder of A&E Design speaks about his career and design approach.

“Smart Materials and Solutions for better Product Design“

Exciting material innovations in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, Germany

The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents the exhibition “Smart Materials and Solutions for better Product Design” until 10 January 2016. It shows intelligent materials, new products and surprising detail solutions which are both sensible and sensory.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

Interview with Leo Burnett Germany

In 2015, the title of honour "Red Dot: Agency of the Year" went to the agency network Leo Burnett Germany. Red Dot talked to the management about the characteristics of the agency and long-term costumers.

“¡Viva el Diseño!”

Red Dot Design Museum Essen hosts exhibition of Spanish designs

Until 10 January 2016, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will be hosting the special exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain”.

Design and material – Workshop in Seattle

Tuesday, 26 August 2008

The processing options of metals and polymers and the resulting consequences for the realisation of innovative ideas in the field of industrial design are the focus of a two-day workshop taking place in Seattle on 18 and 19 September 2008. With this event held under the motto “Materiality. How metals and polymers influence our senses and inspire our designs” the worldwide leading company of materials science and engineering, ASM International, addresses established and young designers of all disciplines as well as brand strategists and managers.

“Icograda Design Week” in the World Design Capital, Torino

Monday, 25 August 2008

Under the title “Multiverso. Nodes, connections and currents in contemporary communication design” the international umbrella organisation of communication designers, Icograda (International Council of Graphic Design Associations), is hosting the “Icograda Design Week” in Torino from 13 to 19 October 2008 together with the Italian Association of Visual Communication, Aiap.

red dot goes Dubai – Present your awarded product at the Index Dubai 2008

Wednesday, 20 August 2008

At present Dubai is one of the fastest growing metropolises in the world. red dot is now in the position to open this promising growth market exclusively to a small circle of red dot winners. By presenting their award-winning products in Dubai red dot provides its clients an effective springboard for a successful start in the Arabian market and thus the opportunity to maintain a presence in this exciting business location both as company and as red dot winner. Register now!

Poggenpohl intends to expand greatly

Friday, 15 August 2008

Poggenpohl is expanding. The manufacturer of premium kitchens and several-time red dot winner intends to significantly increase its turnover over the next five years; the aim is an increase to approximately 200 million euros. Up to 60 additional company-owned sales studios are to open worldwide.

Obituary: Andrea Pininfarina deceased

Wednesday, 13 August 2008

The design world is mourning the loss of Andrea Pininfarina. Last Thursday, 7 August 2008, the head of the world famous company of long tradition died in a tragic traffic accident. Andrea Pininfarina leaves behind his wife, Cristina Pollion di Persano, as well as his daughter Benedetta and his two sons Sergio and Luca.