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


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

Wednesday, 12 August 2009

Results red dot award: communication design 2009

Results of the “red dot award: communication design 2009” The results of the “red dot award: communication design” have been finalised: 6,112 works were submitted to the competition – one of the most important and biggest design competitions worldwide – by communication designers and agencies from a total of 42 countries. More

Tuesday, 30 June 2009

red dot award: product design 2009 -

Asia, America, Australia – more than 1,200 guests travelled from every continent on 29 June 2009 to attend the award ceremony for the biggest international design prize, red dot award: product design, in Essen. More

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

red dot is inviting the world to the international design show in the next European Capital of Culture – award ceremony for the red dot award: product design 2009 to start Ruhr 2010

Essen’s creative climax for the year is rapidly approaching – red dot is doing the trial run for the European City of Culture year in 2010. With star guests from all over the globe, red dot is celebrating with the award ceremony for the red dot award: product design 2009 on 29 June. This will place the City of Essen at the center of the international creative industry. More