From 6 April \u2013 21 May 2017, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will become a hot-spot for creative achievements from around the world. Inspiring communication design: Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents exhibition with international creations With its new special exhibition \u201cWorld\u2019s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW\u201d it showcases the latest trends, strategies and projects of the regional and international communication design scene. The spectrum of more than 100 exhibits ranges from illustrations and posters to packaging, advertising campaigns and online presences. All of the exhibited works were granted a distinction in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design. For 25 years now, the competition has offered agencies, designers and companies from all over the world a platform for evaluating their design and creative achievements. An independent jury assesses each entry individually and awards the Red Dot seal only to works that win it over with good design quality and creativity. The prize-winning designs were already presented in the large exhibition \u201cDesign on Stage\u201d in Berlin last autumn. Now, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen is showcasing a selection of the outstanding works. On show are the projects which were bestowed with the highest distinctions: \tRed Dot: Best of the Best \tRed Dot: Grand Prix \tAs well as award-winning designs from the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), home of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen About the Red Dot Design Museum Essen Make good design and the quality of customary items become experiencable is the purpose of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany \u2013 in its origins already since 1955. With about 2,000 exhibits from 45 nations, it displays the complete range of current product design in the former boiler house of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Zollverein coal mine. On five floors and approximately 4,000 square meters, it presents well-designed objects which were awarded by renowned experts in one of the largest international design competitions, the Red Dot Design Award. Every year, the world\u2019s largest exhibition of contemporary design informs around 150,000 visitors about current trends \u2013 testing many of the exhibits is explicitly allowed. Special exhibitions on certain topics complete the inspiring insight into the fascinating world of design. Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 The Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 is well underway. Only until 2 April, agencies, designers and companies from all over the world can submit their design and creative achievements at the reduced registration fee of the \u201cEarly Bird\u201d phase. One day later, the \u201cRegular\u201d registration phase starts, which runs until 14 May. The final deadline for the internationally organised competition is 9 June 2017. Special exhibition \u201cWorld\u2019s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW\u201d Duration 6 April \u2013 21 May 2017 Venue Red Dot Design Museum Essen \/\/ Zollverein UNESCO World Heritage Site \/\/ Areal A , Kesselhaus \/\/ Gelsenkirchener Stra\u00dfe 181, 45309 Essen, Germany Further information\u00a0here. Registration for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 \tEarly Bird: only until 2 April 2017 \tRegular: 3 April \u2013 14 May 2017 \tLatecomer: 15 May \u2013 9 June 2017 Further information on the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 click here.