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RADO STAR PRIZE ITALY

RADO STAR PRIZE ITALY 2017 WINNER ANNOUNCED

Istituto Marangoni student Mijal Lebel has been named the winner of the Rado Star Prize 2017. Run by avant-garde Swiss watchmaker Rado, the competition invited students in the school's Interior, Industrial or Fashion Design departments to create innovative objects for the consumer of the future.

Rado wins 2017 Red Dot Product Design Award

Relaunched Rado Ceramica steals the spotlight

The iconic Rado Ceramica has been honored with the 2017 Red Dot Product Design award, proving yet again the brand's mastery of cutting-edge design and materials.

PORTRAITS OF TIME

Four emerging style statements have been identified by renowned trend forecaster Lidewij Edelkoort, and Rado’s newest timepieces embody them perfectly. In Portraits of Time, Edelkoort explores Rado’s latest collection alongside these four different style atmospheres.

Rado Star Prize Italy 2017

Rado and Istituto Marangoni shape the future of design

Swiss watchmaker Rado and renowned Italian design school Istituto Marangoni are pleased to announce "2117 – The world of fashion and design in 100 years". This exhibition, which will take place during Milan Design Week (4-9 April 2017), focuses on three finalist works from the Rado Star Prize Italy 2017.

Rado Star Prize U.S. 2017

Second year of partnership with NYCxDESIGN and WantedDesign

Design-driven Swiss watchmaker Rado is pleased to announce its continued sponsorship as the official watch brand of NYCxDESIGN. As part of NYCxDESIGN, Rado will work with WantedDesign, a platform dedicated to promoting design with two showcases in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Together with WantedDesign, Rado will launch the second U.S. edition of the Rado Star Prize, which is held internationally to promote the work of young designers. 

2016 GOOD DESIGN™ Award

HyperChrome Ultra Light wins second prestigious design prize

Rado’s featherweight HyperChrome Ultra Light has won the prestigious 2016 GOOD DESIGN™ award. This is the second award for the cutting-edge timepiece and the third award for a Rado innovation this year.

Rado and Design Prize Switzerland 2017/18

Call for entries: Rado Star Prize Switzerland for Young Talents

Rado is pleased to announce that it will be continuing its longstanding partnership with Design Prize Switzerland. As part of the cooperation, the design-focused watchmaker will also be running its Rado Star Prize Switzerland for Young Talents competition once again. 

RADO STAR PRIZE TAIWAN 2016 WINNER ANNOUNCED

"GOOD LOCK MIRROR" BY ALEX YEH CLAIMS TOP DESIGN PRIZE

Design-driven Swiss watchmaker Rado is pleased to announce the winner of the Rado Star Prize Taiwan 2016: an elegant, minimalistic mirror with customizable angles of reflection.

A BOLD GRAPHIC ELEMENT FOR THE WRIST: RADO TRUE N25E121

A second exclusive timepiece to celebrate World Design Capital® Taipei 2016

Swiss watchmaker Rado has unveiled a limited edition timepiece to celebrate its partnership with World Design Capital® Taipei 2016: the Rado True N25E121, created in collaboration with Taiwanese graphic designer Aaron Nieh.

GRCIC X RADO

LAUNCH OF THE NEW RADO CERAMICA AT VIENNA DESIGN WEEK

Swiss watch brand Rado is celebrating another milestone during this year’s edition of Vienna Design Week: the Austrian launch of the new Rado Ceramica by internationally renowned industrial designer Konstantin Grcic.