Until 18 September, “¡Viva el Diseño” showcases a wide selection of designs, documenting the contemporary understanding of design in Spain an underlining its international charisma.
To date, numerous products, communication works and design concepts from Spain were awarded with the Red Dot.
Designer Cesar Didi Ferrer (l.) in conversation with Marta Gastón, Minister of Economic Affairs of the province of Aragon, and Vito Orazhem (r.), Managing Director of the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, Germany
The figure “Cobi” by Javier Mariscal was the mascot for the Olympic Games in Barcelona 1992.

05/12/16

Exhibition opening in Zaragoza: "¡Viva el Diseño" shows Spanish Red Dot winners

On 11 May 2016, the exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain” was opened at the Museum Pablo Serrano. It is organised jointly by the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, the Centro Aragonés de Diseño Industrial (Cadi) and the Instituto Aragonés de Arte y Cultura Contemporáneos (IAACC PABLO SERRANO). Until 18 September, “¡Viva el Diseño” showcases a wide selection of designs, documenting the contemporary understanding of design in Spain an underlining its international charisma.

Excellent design of Spanish designers and manufacturers

The popularity of present-day Spanish design is due to its diverse use of forms, colours, materials and stylistic concepts. But it is also the effortless way in which the traditional and the modern meld to create a balanced whole that has contributed to its global reputation. The success of Spanish designers and manufacturers is also illustrated by the results of the Red Dot Award: To date, numerous products, communication works and design concepts from Spain were awarded with the Red Dot.

Exclusive preview of the Red Dot winners 2016

“¡Viva el Diseño!” shows a fascinating selection of award-winning designs: In the exhibition, visitors will encounter flexible pieces of furniture, inspired by Spanish lifestyle, beautifully formed lighting, and designs for public spaces, which contribute to the way in which modern cities function. Creative projects provide information on how people can skilfully communicate visually and visionary design concepts give a glimpse into the future. Guests also enjoy an exclusive preview: Even before the official honouring of the winners of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 on 4 July, their works are exhibited in the museum in a graphical form, giving an insight into the latest design trends from Spain. From 5 July, the originals will be shown in the winner exhibition "Design on Stage" in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen.

» Further information on the exhibition

» Further information on the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

“¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain”
Exhibition in the Museum Pablo Serrano
11 May 2016 – 18 September 2016
Free admission

Opening hours
Tue – Sat: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Sundays: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

IAACC Pablo Serrano (Museum Pablo Serrano)
Paseo María Agustín 20
50004 Zaragossa
Spain
www.iaacc.es