Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015
“A milestone” - Leo Burnett is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015!
The Leo Burnett Deutschland agency network has been selected as Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015. The advertising agency’s creative staff secured the title of honour with their extraordinary communication campaigns.
“Products for Generations”
Red Dot Design Museum presents studio exhibition on the occasion of 90 years of Philips Design
From 24 September 2015, “Products for Generations: 90 Years of Philips Design” presents around 50 exhibits, which illustrate the current design understanding of the Dutch manufacturer.
Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2015
Major honour for best concept designers in Singapore
On 25 September, the best design concepts and prototypes were honoured in Singapore. On a specially created runway in the Red Dot Design Museum Singapore, the winners received their deserved awards by Professor Dr Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot, and Ken Koo, President of Red Dot Asia.
"Smart Materials for future Design"
Conference in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany
Dedicated to materials and technology as the driving forces for innovation in design, the conference "Smart Materials for future Design" will take place in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany on 18 November 2015.
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.
Consumer and home electronics
Red Dot at IFA 2015
On 9 September, the “Internationale Funkausstellung” (IFA) in Berlin has ended. With 1,645 German and international exhibitors and 245,000 visitors the leading fair for consumer and home electronics recorded the most successful year in its history. Red Dot was present.
Wednesday, 19 August 2015
In 1979, a short circuit leads to a fire that destroys the exhibition and the interior. After moving to the Amerikahaus (1980 - 1988) and the Former city library (1988 - 1997), the boiler house of the Zeche Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex becomes the new home of the design exhibition from 1997.
Monday, 17 August 2015
Since the 1950s, a significant consumer goods industry developed especially in the United States and Western Europe. This is still made possible by a large part of the world's disposable household income. But since the economic reforms in 1979, the wages also increased in China which led to an emerging middle class.
Thursday, 13 August 2015
From 1955, the association “Industrieform e. V.” presents the “Ständige Schau formschöner Industrieerzeugnisse” (Permanent Show of Elegant Industrial Products) in the “Kleines Haus” (Small House) at Villa Hügel. From 1961 it is on show in the Old Synagogue in Essen city. In 1979, a short circuit leads to a fire that destroys the exhibition and the interior. A new location is searched and found.
“China Good Design”: Communication Salon successfully held in the Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany in Beijing
Thursday, 13 August 2015
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.
Tuesday, 11 August 2015
Parents have only one premise: the child's welfare. This claim requires products that combine the latest technology with the current knowledge about the child's needs expressed in an innovative design. This high design quality is represented by "Red Dot" awarded products. Therefore, the seal of approval is not only a flagship for manufacturers, but also helps the consumer to select the best products.