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German Design Award 2015: Die Gewinner

20 Gold-Preisträger zeichnete die Fachjury des German Design Award 2015 in jeweils 10 Wettbewerbskategorien aus dem Produkt- und Kommunikationsdesign aus. Den Personality-Preis erhält der Möbelunternehmer Nils Holger Moormann. Alle Gewinner sind ab sofort in der Online-Galerie zu finden.

Video-Reihe "Made in Germany"

Video: Oliver Hardt |

Mit seiner neuen Filmreihe porträtiert der Rat für Formgebung erfolgreiche Unternehmen, die durch den strategischen Einsatz von Design nachhaltiges Wachstum erzeugen.

Design Plus powered by ISH 2015

A qualified, specialist jury will be judging not only the quality of the designs and the concepts behind them, but also their powers of innovation, not to mention the technological and ecological aspects of the products submitted.
The jury is looking for sustainable products that combine innovative design with energy-efficient technology.
The application documents 2015 are online now - also the registration. more

Newcomer Finalists

The jury of the 2015 German Design Award has selected six young designers, who impressed with their outstanding achievements and great creative potential, as finalists for the Newcomer Award. In February 2015 the Newcomer Gold will be announced. more