From 23 February until 3 June 2018, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents current top-achievements of the worldwide communication design scene in the special exhibition “Creative Exchange: World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW”. » More
Current product culture in the midst of industrial architecture: With more than 2,000 exhibits, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents the world's largest exhibition of contemporary design in the former boiler house of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Zollverein, a former coal mine complex. Innovative and well-shaped objects from around 45 nations make the quality of good design become experienceable at close range because touching and testing many of the exhibits is allowed. From inventive USB flash drive to shapely furniture to a gyrocopter pending from the ceiling: all items were awarded with the Red Dot quality seal in one of the largest international design competitions.
The Communication + Tree arose in 300 working hours and is an installation, which symbolises the origin of our modern communication. It has devoloped from paper, which is based on the tree, to the advanced technology of the digital era. » More
Due to an event, the museum is closed on Tuesday, 27 February.
A small space is closed from 30 January to 22 February. There you will see the special exhibition “Creative Exchange: World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW” from 23 February.
The Red Dot Design Museum will be open on Monday, 30 April, from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.