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Monday, 26 June 2006

Eagerly Awaited – The Award Ceremony of the red dot award: product design 2006

36 times red dot: best of the best and 485 times red dot – only few hours are left until this year’s award ceremony of the red dot award: product design will take place. Only few hours until numerous personalities from design and culture, industry and politics will meet to make the evening an inspiring event. More »


Monday, 26 June 2006

Encounters Revolving around Creativity

„It was a veritable festival in honour of creativity and success”, that is how Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, initiator of the red dot design award and head of the ICSID (International Council of Societies of Industrial Design ) summed up this year’s award ceremony of the “red dot award: product design”. As in the past years, more than 1,000 guests from design and culture, industry and politics, met on 26 June 2006 in the red dot design museum and at the Aalto-Theater, Essen on the occasion of the honour gala to duly celebrate the successful award winners of the competition until the small hours of the day. More »


Sunday, 25 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Marc Newson

Marc Newson belongs to the best designers of this year's red dot award: product design. He received the award “red dot: best of the best” for the outstanding and innovative design of the upright case “scope”. The Australian talked to us on the subject of “the relation of luggage and user”: More »


Sunday, 25 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Neil Poulton

Likewise, the Scottish designer Neil Poulton belongs to the best of this year's red dot award: product design. He received the award “red dot: best of the best” for “Talak”, a light with a reduced, delicate and unfamiliar, yet also clear language of form. He talked to us on the subject of “minimalism in design”: More »


Saturday, 24 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Yong-Soo Han, Tai-Bong Kim, Jae-Won Lim, Kyoung-Joung Kim

The AN110 is a digital projector that gives this product genre a new aesthetic appearance. For its impressive design, Yong-Soo Han, Tai-Bong Kim, Jae-Won Lim and Kyoung-Joung Kim were honoured with the award: “red dot: best of the best”. The designers talked to us about their design philosophy: More »


Saturday, 24 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Kyung-Min Kim, Byung-Mu Huh and Hiroaki Tanaka

Likewise, the designers Kyung-Min Kim, Byung-Mu Huh and Hiroaki Tanaka belong to the best of this year's red dot award: product design. They received the award “red dot: best of the best” for the Wide Notebook PC (T1). They talked to us about the design philosophy of the Wide Notebook PC (T1). More »


Saturday, 24 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Roland Heiler

Roland Heiler designed the “Porsche Design P‘3140 shake pen”. The puristic and innovative design convinced the international jury of experts of this year´s red dot award: product design; he received the award “red dot: best of the best” for this outstanding performance. More »


Saturday, 24 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Susanne Arusha Winckler

Susanne Arusha Winckler designed the “DaCapo” jewellery system which has been awarded the title “red dot: best of the best” in this year´s red dot award: product design. We had the opportunity to talk to her about the “charm of a function”, and this is what she had to say: More »


Friday, 23 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Steffen Kaz and Catharina Lorenz

Steffen Kaz and Catharina Lorenz are two of the best designers of this year´s red dot award: product design 2006. The international jury awarded the “red dot: best of the best” to the team for their superbly designed “Più” office system. The two designers took the time to personally explain to us their “Più” series: More »


Friday, 23 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: the Papenfuss-Designteam

Wie gutes Design menschliche Entwicklungen fördern und unterstützen kann, zeigt der Schreiblernfüller „Base Kid“, gestaltet vom Papenfuss-Designteam. Für das innovative, herausragende Design erhielt das Papenfuss-Designteam einen red dot: best of the best. Was bei der Gestaltung für das lernende Kind wichtig ist, erklären sie hier: More »