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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Friday, 25 May 2012

"red dot award: communication design 2012" - Final application day

Last Chance: Only until today, it is possible to register the latest creative achievements for one of the internationally most renowned design competitions. A great opportunity to face the jury of experts and to show the public that your ideas belong to the best in the industry. Whether this courage will be rewarded or not, will be shown in a few weeks, when the decisions of those being honoured in the “red dot award: communication design 2012” will have been made. Better hurry up now! More


Thursday, 24 May 2012

The jury of the "red dot award: communication design 2012" is set!

The registration of posters, annual reports, video games, websites and further works of this industry for one of the most renowned international design competitions is only possible until 25 May 2012. Over the last few weeks, the jury members of this year's ”red dot award: communication design” were introduced at this site. With their expert’s view, they will discuss and assess the design achievements submitted. The jury is now ready and looking forward to groundbreaking creations from all around the world. More


Wednesday, 23 May 2012

The "red dot award: communication design" celebrates its laureates in Berlin again!

In 2011, red dot celebrated its first award ceremony of its more than 50 years of history in the German capital: International leaders from the fields of business, media and design followed the red dot gala at the “Konzerthaus Berlin“, which was filled to capacity, and were impressed by the outstanding quality of design. More


Wednesday, 23 May 2012

red dot award: design concept winner’s interview series

Designed by young designer Shi Xiaoxi, the “X-Plus” was a winner at last year`s “red dot award: design concept”. It has been exhibited at SaloneSatellite 2012 of the “Salone Internazionale Del Mobile” and will be exhibited at the ICFF in New York at the end of May. Xiaoxi shares with us what it takes to realise his design into a commercial product and the challenges of self-manufacturing. More


Tuesday, 22 May 2012

21 Categories: Inspiring Creativity

This year, the “red dot award: communication design” honours outstanding designs in 21 categories. From Games & Electronic art and Corporate Films to E-Commerce Design or Magazines & Daily Press – there are no boundaries for creativity. In addition to traditional categories such as Typography, there are two new in this year: Mobile & Apps as well as Social Media. More


Monday, 21 May 2012

Latecomers period ends soon: cutting edge works to be submitted now!

There are only five days left for the creative minds of communication design to submit their works to the most renowned design competitions of the world: On 25 May 2012, the Latecomers registration period for the “red dot award: communication design 2012” ends! More


Friday, 18 May 2012

The jury of the "red dot award: communication design 2012", part 4

Only until 25 May 2012 designers, agencies or design offices have the chance to participate with their creative works at the “red dod award: communication design 2012”. At this site, the jury panel of this year’s competition – which will discuss and evaluate the submitted design achievements with expert knowledge – will be introduced gradually. More


Wednesday, 16 May 2012

The jury of the "red dot award: communication design 2012", part 3

During the latecomers' phase designers, agencies or design offices still have the chance to register by 25 May 2012 and hand in their works for the renowned “red dot award: communication design”, to face up to an independent, international jury of experts. At this site, the jury panel of this year’s competition – which will discuss and evaluate the submitted design achievements with their knowledge – will be introduced gradually. More


Wednesday, 16 May 2012

red dot award: design concept winner’s interview series

Young and aspiring designer Park Jeil won the red dot: best of the best for his concept “Flowall”. The “Flowall” is a lighting system that aims to forge connections with the user in physical and phenomenological terms. We met the designer himself to find out more about his progress on working towards commercialising the product. He also shed some light about being a designer in Korea. More


Tuesday, 15 May 2012

“Online Communication”: Eclectic and surprising.

The relaunch of the weekly architectural magazine Bauwelt’s website strikingly interlinks the print version with the online world. The editorial team presents its knowledge online on a wide space using new formats: On Tuesdays, for example, online videos, photo galleries, dossiers and debates regarding the content in Friday’s print edition are put online. More