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Red Dot Design Museum

World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW

Special exhibition
18 March 2016
until 29 May 2016

With the special exhibition “World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW”, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents current top-achievements of the international communication design scene. From packaging to apps to posters: All of the works were bestowed within the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 – with the Red Dot: Best of the Best or the Red Dot: Grand Prix.

The exhibition of the latest trends, marketing tools, and communications solutions is completed by award-winning drafts made in North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). With its creative centers, such as Cologne and Düsseldorf, and excellent universities, such as the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund, the creative industries form one of the central markets in North Rhine-Westphalia. They add to a high degree to the federal state’s competitiveness and innovation capacity. In the special exhibition “World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW”, among others, 60 works from NRW demonstrate how to give shape to good ideas.

In the course of the exhibition, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen offers a public guided tour: on Sunday, 20 March 2016. From 3–4.30 p.m., visitors go on a discovery tour and learn a lot about the exciting communication designs which surround us in our everyday lives twenty-four-seven. Previous registration is requested.

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Admission: 9 € (Reduced: 4 €)
Children under 12: Free admission

Current issues

Simplicity as a design principle
26 November 2019 - 08 March 2020

Analogue, Digital, Interactive: World’s Best Communication Design Awarded by Red Dot
27 March 2020 - 01 June 2020

Important note

Due to an event, on Wednesday, 4 March 2020, the museum closes already at 5 p.m. (last admission: 4 p.m.).