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


Monday, 2 November 2015

From functional style towards design: 1988 and today

Product designs are always an expression of their time. The comparison of statements from 1988 and 2015 shows in which way the role of design has changed in different product areas. More

Wednesday, 28 October 2015

Red Dot honours creative elite in Berlin

The world’s best designers of advertising and communication design in Germany’s melting pot: On 6 November 2015, the most convincing campaigns and most creative projects will once again be honoured in Berlin. More

Tuesday, 27 October 2015

Red Dot exhibition "Design Identities" in the Cube Design Museum in Kerkrade

On 23 October 2015, the Red Dot exhibition "Design Identities" was opened in Kerkrade, Netherlands. Until 4 September 2016, awarded design from Germany and the Netherlands is on show at the Cube Design Museum. More

Monday, 26 October 2015

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 has startet

Since 26 October 2015, established design luminaries, medium-sized businesses as well as up-and-coming professionals have the opportunity to submit their innovations to hope for one of the most coveted awards in the world: in the Red Dot Award: Product Design. More

Friday, 23 October 2015

“In search of good design and innovation” - Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 starts!

The registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 has started. Global brands and established design luminaries as well as up-and-coming professionals and medium-sized businesses alike are encouraged to take part in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016. More

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Red Dot in China: successful design fair in Xiamen goes into the fourth round

From 30 October until 2 November 2015, exciting exhibitions, informative presentations and the Red Dot Academy invite for professional exchange, networking and entering new markets. More

Tuesday, 20 October 2015

“¡Viva el Diseño!”: Red Dot Design Museum Essen hosts exhibition of Spanish designs

From 25 October 2015 to 10 January 2016, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will be hosting the special exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain”. More

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

Design and materials as drivers of innovation: conferences in Cologne and Essen, Germany

In October and November 2015, two conferences are dedicated to the advantages of good design and the role of innovative materials and processes. More

Monday, 12 October 2015

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 - Designers and manufacturers go after the coveted design prize

26 October sees the start of the registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016. Every year, the internationally renowned design competition selects the best product designs in the world. More

Wednesday, 7 October 2015

Ceremonial act on behalf of 60 years of the Design Zentrum NRW

In 2015, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen is looking back on its 60-year history. On 5 October, the Design Zentrum’s success story over the past six decades was celebrated with a ceremonial act. More