The Product Design competition has existed since 1954. Its award, the Red Dot, is an internationally recognised quality seal. The best products receive the Red Dot: Best of the Best award.

» Red Dot Award: Product Design

The competition for Design Concepts and prototypes is held annually in Singapore. The highest award for the best of all concepts is the Red Dot: Luminary which includes prize money of SGD 5,000.

» Red Dot Award: Design Concept

The highest award in the Communication Design competition is the “Red Dot: Grand Prix” for the best work in a category. The “Red Dot: Junior Prize”, which includes prize money of 10,000 euros, will be awarded to the best student work.

» Red Dot Award: Communication Design


Thursday, 5 November 2009

Register now for the red dot award: product design 2010!

The red dot design award enters a new round – and with it several thousand applicants for the sought-after quality seal, the “red dot”. Have also the courage to face the international competition! We hereby invite you to submit your products to the “red dot award: product design 2010”. Register now at and take advantage of our early bird discount until 4 December 2009! More

Tuesday, 3 November 2009

Designing worlds – Munich agency KMS TEAM is the “red dot: design agency of the year” 2009

For its successful creative accomplishments in the conception of corporate and brand identities KMS TEAM has received more than 50 accolades in the red dot design award alone – they can look back on many years of success, which are now crowned by the unique honorary title for continuously above-average design accomplishments. More

Monday, 2 November 2009

Just a few tickets left for the Audio Branding Congress 2009

Perk your ears! The first international Audio Branding Congress in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt is attracting hordes of visitors from all over the world. On 14 November, the Audio Branding Academy in Hamburg is organising the Audio Branding Congress which, for a first time, brings together the international elite of acoustic brand management. More

Wednesday, 21 October 2009

China aims for role as international design super power

A dynamic business location, one of the largest economic markets in the world, best prognoses for economic growth – while Western economies are suffering from the ongoing financial crisis, China has dramatically caught up and faces a promising future. More

Friday, 9 October 2009

Unusual and creative ideas for the future – red dot award: design concept 2009 sees new record number of entries

It came as a surprise in the face of the global crisis: the jury of the red dot award: design concept was enthusiastic about the number of design concepts submitted as well as their high quality. While they received 1,906 entries from 49 nations last year, this year 2,723 concepts from 56 nations had to be assessed. More

Tuesday, 6 October 2009

red dot: design team of the year 2009 in Singapore

The achievements of decades – red dot presents an exhibition with products by the Tupperware World Wide Design Team, the red dot design team of the year 2009, in Singapore. More

Monday, 28 September 2009

Japanese design exhibition at the red dot design museum

The exhibition “Wa: The Spirit of Harmony – Japanese Design Today”, presented at the red dot design museum in co-operation with the Japan Foundation from August 20 to September 20, 2009, was a resounding success. A huge number of enthusiastic visitors from around the world came to the exhibition, which alongside a selection of Japanese design classics showcased recent work by Japanese product designers. More

Tuesday, 8 September 2009

Just published in the red dot edition: “UNIVERSAL DESIGN - BEST PRACTICE Volume 1”

The new book “UNIVERSAL DESIGN - BEST PRACTICE Volume 1”, published in the red dot edition, presents the current trends and innovations of a fascinating industry. This publication shows the exciting development of an industry that has long gone beyond purely medical or therapeutic approaches and for which the design aspect has become more important than ever. More

Thursday, 27 August 2009

Results red dot award: communication design 2009

The design of “Digital Games” has become decidedly more professional. The games market is growing strongly; and this year’s entries in the “Digital Games” category clearly show that the branch is in constant change due to the rapid progress made in technology. Find out more information about the latest trends of the red dot award: communication design 2009 in our red dot trend spots. More

Wednesday, 26 August 2009

‘Wa: The Spirit of Harmony and Japanese Design Today’

The “red dot award: communication design” ranks first in the list of the most important design competitions for the corporate identity sector. This is the result of the study “Corporate identity – status quo 2009, expert survey CI/CD agencies” published by Professor Robert Paulmann, corporate identity institute, Mainz, Germany. In the study, the red dot design award was voted into first place out of all internationally relevant design competitions. More