July 12, 2013
On the 1st of July 2013 the Red dot Gala in Essen Germany took place. We had a great evening and been very glad to receive our award together with many others from the design world.
1st of July marked the high point of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2013. More than 1,200 international guests celebrated the winners of the well-known competition in the Aalto-Theater. The Red Dot Gala took place on 1 July in Essen’s opera house for the 20th time. After the glamorous award ceremony, the Designers‘ Night party in the Red Dot Design Museum went on well into the early hours. The evening also marked the opening of two Red Dot special exhibitions.
RED dot GALA
With his able charm, Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, initiator and CEO of the Red Dot, hosted the Red Dot Gala – traditionally held in English – and honoured the best names in the industry with the Red Dot award.
The globally acclaimed shoe designer Datuk’ Prof Jimmy Choo OBE was a jury member and an on-stage guest for the first time this year. Together with Peter Zec, he handed over the trophies to the winners.
Designers, architects and companies from 54 countries submitted almost 4,700 of their best products in 19 different categories this year. Melz design is very proud to be one of the winners of 2013 and will represent his Dinner-table FALTWERK in a permanent exhibition in
Success should be celebrated, which is why after the official award ceremony the Red Dot Design Museum opened its doors for the legendary Designers’ Night. Essen’s star DJ Chrissi D! provided the dance beats to get the guests on their feet at the after show party – the former boiler house of the Zeche Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex was partying until the early hours.
Upcoming Singapore design exhibition
The LINE-EINS Dinner-table FALTWERK will be permanently displayed in the RED DOT Museum starting on August the 2nd. Located in the heart of south Asia Singapore presents a important role for us and makes us especially proud to permanent displayed in such great location.
2013年7月1日，来自世界各国1200余名客人齐聚德国埃森市著名的Aalto剧院，共同见证了2013年度红点设计大奖（Reddot Design Award）“产品设计”竞赛单元的颁奖典礼。在来自54个国家19个大类的将近4700件作品中，Melz Design 公司凭借其设计的FALTWERK餐桌荣获了这项大奖。