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”.

Exciting guided tour: Kids explored the basics of design

Thursday, 3 January 2013

Why are there wardrobes in Asia that look like refrigerators? The guides of the red dot design museum knew the answer. On Saturday, 29 December 2012, children aged eight to twelve years, were invited to a special journey of discovery: In a free guided tour, they became acquainted with the topic design in an understandable language.

Design year 2012: "and the red dots went to…"

Friday, 28 December 2012

From an ultralight gyrocopter that convinced the red dot jury with its outstanding design and took off in the red dot design museum to the presentation of the new ŠKODA Rapid against the impressive backdrop of the museum and the glamorous awards ceremonies in Essen, Singapore and Berlin – in 2012, red dot once again offered unforgettable moments and once more underlined its global influence on the world of design.

125 years Made in Germany (part 3) - these are the brands!

Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Until 4 March 2013, the exhibition “German Design Standards - From Bauhaus to Globalisation” narrates the success story of German design and describes it by numerous exhibits. In cooperation with the Neue Sammlung - The International Design Museum Munich, the exhibition in Hong Kong presents selected winning works of the red dot design award, but also iconic products which have become “German Design Standards”. In the third part of this series, further masters of German design will be presented.

5,165 euros for charity: impressive auction in the red dot design museum

Monday, 17 December 2012

On 16 December 2012 it was time again: the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen once again auctioned a selection of international design objects and shapely commodity items off. About 140 visitors came to the red dot design museum to witness the second auction of this kind after its successful premiere in December 2011 – and to bid for some nice Christmas presents of course.

red dot dinner brings Asian design scene together

Friday, 14 December 2012

For years, red dot maintains, extends and intensifies contacts in the Asian region. To demonstrate presence in further parts of Asia than just in Singapore with the red dot design museum, red dot traditionally organises a red dot dinner at the end of the year. It is a platform for creative exchange between red dot laureates and CEOs of well-known companies. This year, Professor Dr. Peter Zec, initiator and CEO of the red dot, invited to exclusive dinners in the Taiwanese metropolis Taipei and the South Korean capital Seoul.