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Invitation: Press talk and preview of the exhibition “Making a Difference / A Difference in Making” at the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Discovering 3D printing’s impact on individuals, the society and environment

Essen/Germany, 20 September 2016

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We would like to remind you of the press talk and exclusive preview of the exhibition “Making a Difference / A Difference in Making” on Monday, September 26, 2016, at 10.30 a.m. and cordially invite you to the Red Dot Design Museum.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen
Room: Loft
Zollverein World Heritage Site
Areal A [Schacht/Shaft XII], Kesselhaus [A7]
Gelsenkirchener Straße 181
45309 Essen, Germany

Curator Marta Malé-Alemany, Vito Oražem, Managing Director of the Red Dot Design Museum, and Marcus Joppe, Managing Director Materialise Germany, are looking forward to welcoming you to the press talk and presenting the exhibition “Making a Difference / A Difference in Making” to you. Subsequently, Marta Malé-Alemany invites you to a tour of the exhibition and provides you with unique insights into the ground-breaking pieces in this collection. In the course of this, you will have the opportunity to take photos. Furthermore, your hosts will answer your questions and be available for interviews.

The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will present the exhibition “Making a Difference / A Difference in Making” from September 27 to October 30, 2016. The collection brings together pioneering 3D-printed works of art, design, engineering and science, among others from renowned artists and designers such as Patrick Jouin, Iris van Herpen, Jan Wertel, Gernot Oberfell and Daniel Widrig. The exhibition is produced by Materialise, a 3D printing company from Belgium.

Please send your accreditation request to claudia.schallenberg(at) until September 22, 2016, including your name, contact details, medium and press ID or evidence of editorial reporting.

We are looking forward to your participation!

Press contacts:

Claudia Schallenberg
Marketing Manager
Phone: +32 16 39 66 37
E-mail: claudia.schallenberg(at)

Red Dot Design Museum Essen
Marie-Christine Sassenberg
Senior Communications Manager
Phone: +49 201 30104–43
E-mail: m.sassenberg(at)