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 Red Dot Award: Communication Design is geared to agencies, designers and companies from around the world. The best piece of work in a category receives the top award “Red Dot: Grand Prix”.

» Red Dot Award: Communication Design


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Thursday, 3 January 2013

Exciting guided tour: Kids explored the basics of design

Why are there wardrobes in Asia that look like refrigerators? The guides of the red dot design museum knew the answer. On Saturday, 29 December 2012, children aged eight to twelve years, were invited to a special journey of discovery: In a free guided tour, they became acquainted with the topic design in an understandable language. More


Friday, 28 December 2012

Design year 2012: "and the red dots went to…"

From an ultralight gyrocopter that convinced the red dot jury with its outstanding design and took off in the red dot design museum to the presentation of the new ŠKODA Rapid against the impressive backdrop of the museum and the glamorous awards ceremonies in Essen, Singapore and Berlin – in 2012, red dot once again offered unforgettable moments and once more underlined its global influence on the world of design. More


Wednesday, 19 December 2012

125 years Made in Germany (part 3) - these are the brands!

Until 4 March 2013, the exhibition “German Design Standards - From Bauhaus to Globalisation” narrates the success story of German design and describes it by numerous exhibits. In cooperation with the Neue Sammlung - The International Design Museum Munich, the exhibition in Hong Kong presents selected winning works of the red dot design award, but also iconic products which have become “German Design Standards”. In the third part of this series, further masters of German design will be presented. More


Friday, 14 December 2012

red dot dinner brings Asian design scene together

For years, red dot maintains, extends and intensifies contacts in the Asian region. To demonstrate presence in further parts of Asia than just in Singapore with the red dot design museum, red dot traditionally organises a red dot dinner at the end of the year. It is a platform for creative exchange between red dot laureates and CEOs of well-known companies. This year, Professor Dr. Peter Zec, initiator and CEO of the red dot, invited to exclusive dinners in the Taiwanese metropolis Taipei and the South Korean capital Seoul. More


Thursday, 13 December 2012

125 years Made in Germany (part 2) - these are the brands!

On 6 December, the exhibition “German Design Standards - From Bauhaus to Globalisation“ opened in Hong Kong with huge media interest. Until 4 March 2013, it narrates the success story of German design and describes it by numerous exhibits. In cooperation with the Neue Sammlung - The International Design Museum Munich, the exhibition in Hong Kong presents selected winning works of the red dot design award, but also iconic products which have become “German Design Standards”. In the second part of this series, further masters of German design will be presented. More


Wednesday, 12 December 2012

red dot grants free participation for up-and-coming designers!

At the “red dot award: product design 2013“, creative talents have once again the chance to prove their design skills and to compete with renowned designers from all over the world. On 18 December 2012, they have 24 hours to apply for one out of 50 free participations. More


Friday, 7 December 2012

“German Design Standards - From Bauhaus to Globalisation”: successful exhibition opening in Hong Kong

With huge media interest, the exhibition "German Design Standards - From Bauhaus to Globalisation" opened on 6 December in Hong Kong. Until 4 March 2013, it narrates the success story of German design. Renowned representatives from the field of economy and design informed themselves about the evolution of design "Made in Germany" from a cultural, economic and aesthetic perspective. More


Wednesday, 5 December 2012

125 years Made in Germany (part 1) - these are the brands!

On 6 December, the exhibition “German Design Standards - From Bauhaus to Globalisation“ opens in Hong Kong. Until 4 March 2013, it narrates the success story of German design and describes it by numerous exhibits. In cooperation with the Neue Sammlung - The International Design Museum Munich, the exhibition in Hong Kong presents selected winning works of the red dot design award, but also iconic products which have become “German Design Standards”. In this series, the masters of German design will be presented. More


Monday, 3 December 2012

red dot award: product design 2013 - Early Bird registration phase ends on 7 December!

The “red dot award: product design 2013” is in full swing. With their design focused entries, numerous designers and companies have already ensured that the jury can look forward to the competition with anticipation. Only until 7 December 2012, during the Early Bird registration phase, designers and manufacturers from around the world have the chance to take part in the competition for the coveted red dot with their best products at a reduced rate. More


Friday, 30 November 2012

Helsinki looks back on a successful year as World Design Capital 2012

On 29 November 2012, the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) announced the conclusion of Helsinki’s official World Design Capital 2012 year. During the Closing Summit, international guests commemorated the city’s successful yearlong programme and also witnessed the handover of the WDC title to Cape Town (South Africa), which will bear it in 2014. More