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


Tuesday, 27 March 2012

red dot award: communication design: Interview with red dot Juror Professor Laurent Lacour

Mr Lacour, when you now reminisce about the jury`s process, what in particular stayed in your mind? “Once again it became clear that design is not a matter of taste but a matter of content: Controversial opinions in the jury only arose, when the concept or content of a submitted work polarised. We always agreed upon design issues”. More

Monday, 26 March 2012

Call for entries: The "red dot award: communication design" has started

Breaking new ground while staying two steps ahead is a concept that appeals to you? Well, then do not hesitate to take the opportunity and submit your innovative works to the “red dot award: communication design 2012”. From today on, you can put yourself in again with a chance of setting international trends. More

Friday, 23 March 2012

Always close to the pulse of time - the evaluation system of the "red dot award: communication design 2012"

It won't be long until internationally renowned design experts, using strict judging criteria, will assess the design quality of the submitted creative achievements and decide upon the red dot winners. More

Thursday, 22 March 2012

Succeeding in the "red dot design award: communication design 2012" - great honour and worldwide visibility

Winning a red dot makes the laureates perfect communicators. Along with the worldwide sought-after label, they have the freedom to step into the limelight as a winner. They can also be certain that their success will be multiplied through first-class international channels. More

Wednesday, 21 March 2012

"red dot award: communication design 2012": The fascinating world of the gaming industry

This year again, game designers have the chance to step into the limelight with their creative achievements to convince the red dot jury. Whether online, PC, console, serious or casual games – in the “red dot award: communication design 2012” the best in the industry will compete. More

Tuesday, 20 March 2012

“red dot award: communication design” - The starting signal falls to 26 March!

In a few days, it's that time again: From 26 March on, the most creative minds in the world once again have the chance to submit their achievements to the “red dot award: communication design” and to score with them before international design experts. The red dot jury honours in altogether 21 categories – from “Editorial & Corporate Publishing“ to “Event Design and “Online Communications“ – outstanding performances. More

Tuesday, 13 March 2012

The jury of the red dot design award has met - 62 products received the “red dot: best of the best”

With more than 14,000 entries from over 70 countries, the red dot design award internationally reaches more advocates of good design than any other design competition. Its award, the red dot, is the distinctive quality seal for aesthetic forms, moving trends and designers with a strong sense of responsibility. Now it is clear who may decorate himself or herself with the appreciated award in the product design category in 2012. More

Monday, 12 March 2012

New microsite: the perfect overview on the red dot award: communication design

With its clear structure, better tailoring to users’ needs and attractive design, the relaunched microsite for the red dot award: communication design is even more intuitive and functional than before.Whether for established professionals or up-and-coming designers, the new website gives an optimized overview on all of the content relevant to the competition. It provides the answers to questions on registration, the costs involved, deadlines and categories all in one place. More

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

red dot award: design concept - winners eternalised in yearbook iPad App

The annual red dot design concept yearbook is a book of vision, providing insight into how our future world may evolve. Today’s product designers, after all wield the power to define how we and our children will live our lives tomorrow. More

Friday, 2 March 2012

The big gig: red dot offers large-scale billboards for the first time

Those who convince in the red dot design award and receive the coveted quality seal, can be sure of one thing: attention. Regardless of whether the usage of the red dot label on product packagings, the presentation of one’s designs at the red dot design museum as well as in the online exhibition or the eternisation in the red dot design yearbook – these exclusive services are only available to the winners of the competition and generate a maximum of visibility for their products. More