Red Dot news

Monday, 27 November 2006

Presentation of the panel members and interview with David Linderman

The American David Linderman is co-founder of the design studio Fork Unstable Media and a member of the panel judging this year’s “red dot award: communication design”. Speaking in an interview, he told us what he considers to be good design, along with why he thinks it is important for students of design to study typography. More »

Saturday, 25 November 2006

Nominated for the red dot: grand prix - Leslie Chan Design

In this year’s red dot award: communication design Leslie Chan Wing Kei was awarded the red dot: best of the best for his posters " Native Tongues". This award automatically makes him a nominee for the red dot: grand prix. More »

Thursday, 23 November 2006

Nominated for the red dot: junior prize - Catrin Sonnabend

Design graduate Catrin Sonnabend is one of the “red dot: best of the best” prize-winners nominated for this year’s “red dot award: communication design”. The young designer’s piece “Hier + Jetzt. 64 Anregungen zur Zeitverschwendung” (Here + Now. 64 good reasons to waste time) demonstrates her wide-ranging talent. More »

Wednesday, 22 November 2006

Nominated for the “red dot: grand prix” – design hoch drei

Susanne Wacker and Wolfram Schäffer are the managing directors of design hoch drei, an agency that both designs and realises top-quality two and three-dimensional, virtual and multimedia communications projects. As winners of the “red dot: best of the best” prize for their travelling exhibition on the subject of the new Mercedes-Benz Museum, they have just been nominated for the “red dot: grand prix”. More »

Tuesday, 21 November 2006

CBD China is looking for two industrial designer interns and an experienced industrial designer

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. More »

Monday, 20 November 2006

red dot goes Dubai

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. More »

Tuesday, 14 November 2006

Call for entries for the ‘red dot award: product design 2007’

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. More »

Wednesday, 8 November 2006

Award ceremony red dot award: communication design - register now!

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. More »

Wednesday, 8 November 2006

Shanghai Automotive Museum opened - Atelier Brückner completes permanent exhibition in China

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. More »

Tuesday, 7 November 2006

red dot in Bratislava

After successful stops in Prague and Brno, the touring exhibition “Design on stage – winners red dot award: product design 2006” now visits the Slovakian capital of Bratislava for the ‘Design Days’ design festival. From 26 October to 30 November 2006, the exhibition can be viewed in Bratislava. More »