Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Stylish setting for design products – the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany. It is the largest exhibition of contemporary design worldwide, located in the breath-taking setting of the former Zeche Zollverein colliery.

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Red Dot Design Museum Singapore

Creative centre in the heart of Asia – the Red Dot Design Museum Singapore. It is located in the Red Dot Traffic, an impressive colonial style building which used to be the headquarters of the traffic police.


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Red Dot Design Area Taipei

New point of contact for Design in Taipei - As part of the Taiwan Design Museum, the Red Dot Design Area Taipei exhibits industrial products and communication solutions that have won a Red Dot Design Award.

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Design Museum News

Friday, 27 June 2008

2nd German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design 2008

On 24 June 2008, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, together with the Seoul Design Center, hosted the second German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design at the red dot design museum. Interested designers and  entrepreneurs used the chance to establish interesting contacts and exchange views with a delegation from Korea. The main topic was “Life Science Design”, an increasingly relevant and important field in both Germany and Korea due to similar demographic developments in both industrial nations. More


Tuesday, 24 June 2008

red dot award: product design 2008 - Creative industry celebrates new design awareness

Everything exciting about the award ceremony and the winners of the red dot award: product design 2008 you can find here in our big award ceremony special! More


Tuesday, 24 June 2008

red dot award: product design 2008 - Creative industry celebrates new design awareness

On the occasion of the red dot award: product design 2008 over 1,000 designers, culture enthusiasts, politicians and business specialists from all over the globe came together at the Essen Aalto Theatre on 23 June 2008 to honour this year’s award winners on stage. After the awards ceremony everyone celebrated late into the night at the traditional Winners' Party in the red dot design museum. More


Friday, 13 June 2008

German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design

On 24 June 2008, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, together with the Seoul Design Center, will host the second German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design at the red dot design museum. Interested designers and entrepreneurs will have the chance to establish interesting contacts and exchange views with a delegation from Korea. The main topic will be “Life Science Design”. More




Wednesday, 9 April 2008

In the spotlight: Austria’s design industry

The red dot design museum presents Austrian product design Austria is well on the way to emancipate from its reputation as a mere tourist destination. Today, it is one of the EU countries with the highest export growth rates and this is also a result of investing in design, as the exhibition “abstrakt – konkret – ausgezeichnet (abstract – concrete – prize-winning)”, which is currently on show at the red dot design museum, proves impressively. More


Wednesday, 2 April 2008

abstract – concrete – prize-winning

The red dot design museum presents Austrian product design An insight into prize-winning Austrian product design is provided from 9 April until 4 May 2008 by the red dot design museum in Essen with the “abstrakt – konkret – ausgezeichnet (abstract – concrete – prize-winning)” exhibition. In co-operation with the Austrian association of designers ‘Design Austria’ it presents the prize-winning and award-winning projects of the Adolf Loos State Prize for Design 2007. More


Monday, 28 January 2008

“Business and Design” lecture series at the red dot design museum, Singapore

Design is one of the main factors for economic success. However, how can design be successfully integrated in marketing? red dot academy pursued this question on the second evening of its “Business and Design” lecture series on 15 January 2008 at the red dot design museum in Singapore. More


Monday, 14 January 2008

red dot academy meets in the red dot design museum, Singapore

red dot academy hosted the inaugural session of a series of evening talks on business and design on 9 January at the red dot design museum in Singapore. “How to protect your designs - exploring strategies for Intellectual Property protection” was the topic for the evening. Speaker Gregory Ong, a solicitor of Gregory Ong & Co., is a strong advocate of intellectual property rights and protection. He spoke about how a good understanding of intellectual property rights over designs will help designers make important, educated decisions on how to properly and cost-effectively protect their designs against unauthorised copying and activities of infringement. More