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


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Thursday, 12 November 2009

Design Korea 2009 - red dot at World Best Design Exchange

At the “World Best Design Exchange 2009” held at Design Korea 2009 from 2 to 8 December 2009 in Incheon, Korea, red dot will present a selection of winning products and concepts of this year’s red dot design award. The biannual business event presents the latest design trends and internationally distinguished products and gives an overview of the future development of the international design industry. More


Thursday, 12 November 2009

Register now for the red dot after show party 2009!

The time has come: on 9 December 2009, the winners of this year’s red dot award: communication design will be celebrated by the international design scene at the red dot design museum. The most spectacular newcomers, the best designers of international communication design, and guests from media, business and politics will come together to experience a very special evening. More


Thursday, 12 November 2009

red dot: junior prize for German designer Junior prize supports young talent and sets impulses for tomorrow’s design economy

In order to increase chances for young talent, red dot specifically supports fledgling designers, annually awarding the “red dot: junior prize”, worth 10,000 euros. This year, the junior prize goes to Dennis Dominguez from Cologne, Germany, for his book “Stereotype”. The work visualises different prejudices and clichés in a highly bold as well as entertaining way. The “red dot: junior prize” will be presented to Dennis Dominguez at the festive awards presentation on 9 December 2009 in the red dot design museum in Essen, Germany. More


Wednesday, 11 November 2009

Rädeker

Jochen Rädeker, managing partner of Strichpunkt, the red dot: design agency of the year 2008, is the new chairman of the Art Directors Club for Germany. More


Tuesday, 10 November 2009

red dot exhibition in China inspires international audience

red dot presented the worldwide best design achievements in an exclusive exhibition at one of the currently most dynamic business locations from 24 October to 1 November 2009. At the “Beijing Design Week”, which this year was held for the first time parallel to the Icograda World Design Congress in Beijing, red dot presented a “best of selection” of award-winning products and works from all three competition disciplines. The exhibition was a complete success. More


Thursday, 5 November 2009

Register now for the red dot award: product design 2010!

The red dot design award enters a new round – and with it several thousand applicants for the sought-after quality seal, the “red dot”. Have also the courage to face the international competition! We hereby invite you to submit your products to the “red dot award: product design 2010”. Register now at www.red-dot.de/registration and take advantage of our early bird discount until 4 December 2009! More


Tuesday, 3 November 2009

Designing worlds – Munich agency KMS TEAM is the “red dot: design agency of the year” 2009

For its successful creative accomplishments in the conception of corporate and brand identities KMS TEAM has received more than 50 accolades in the red dot design award alone – they can look back on many years of success, which are now crowned by the unique honorary title for continuously above-average design accomplishments. More


Monday, 2 November 2009

Just a few tickets left for the Audio Branding Congress 2009

Perk your ears! The first international Audio Branding Congress in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt is attracting hordes of visitors from all over the world. On 14 November, the Audio Branding Academy in Hamburg is organising the Audio Branding Congress which, for a first time, brings together the international elite of acoustic brand management. More


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