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15 – A review of the year’s events in posters
(15 – Ein Jahresrückblick in Plakaten)

Special exhibition
30 January 2016
until 05 February 2016

From 30 January until 5 February 2016, visitors discover the exhibition „15 – A review of the year’s events in posters” (15 – Ein Jahresrückblick in Plakaten) in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen. Political happenings and personal experiences had a formative influence on the year 2015. In the exhibition, award-winning designers deal with this in a visual way. 26 creatives are featured, among them renowned designers such as Erik Spiekermann, Andreas Uebele and Fons Hickmann, to name but a few.

“15” honours the poster as a cultural property and is moreover dedicated to a good cause: All of the works will be sold in a limited edition. For domestic and abroad projects, the proceeds go to UNO-Flüchtlingshilfe.The posters cost 50 euros each and are available on-site in the Red Dot Design Museum’s shop or in the online shop at from 29 January.

The benefit exhibition “15” is an initiative by ONEWORX from Essen, Germany. The 10-members team works in the disciplines of design and web development for national and international clients from various industries. Matthias Hohmann, communication designer at ONEWORX, curated the exhibition. It aims at showing that designers can give aid with their work.

Friday, 29 January 2016, 7 p.m.
The participation is free.

Exhibiting designers and design offices:
Andreas Uebele, Eps51, Erik Spiekermann, Fons Hickmann, Götz Gramlich, Louisa Georg & Sadrick Schmidt, Lars Harmsen & Markus Lange, Ina Bunge, Matthias Hohmann, Nayme Kaplica, NEU, OFF, Steffen Knöll, Stephanie Passul, Tino Graß, Via Grafik & Yanik Hauschild.

Further information:

Eintritt: 9 Euro (Ermäßigt: 4 Euro)
Kinder unter 12 Jahren: Eintritt frei

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Important note

The Red Dot Design Museum is open to the public again. Opening hours: Mondays to Sundays 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. However, special protection rules apply. For example, the wearing of a face mask is obligatory.

Please note that tickets cannot be pre-ordered by telephone. However, there are also no long waiting times at the box office.

Please note: On Monday, 10 August 2020, the museum will be closed due to an event.