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, 9 June 2015

Red Dot in Xiamen: Networking at China's most important fair for awarded design

Again, Red Dot brings the world of product design to the South-Chinese metropolis Xiamen: For the fourth time in a row, Red Dot is the major partner and organiser of the Xiamen International Design Business Week. More

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

Sustainable design solutions

Mineral water has evolved from a luxury beverage to a versatile food. For example, German people consume 143.6 liters per capita, and can choose from over 500 varieties - whether still or sparkling, with fruit concentrates, herbal extracts, other additives or water from specific sources. Who does not want to carry water boxes and wants to live environmentally friendly, quenches his thirst with tap water. This continuous development is also reflected in designs which were awarded with a “Red Dot” in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015. More

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

A distinctive product design: the Leica camera

Last year, the world of photography celebrated an important anniversary: 1914, Oskar Barnack invented the Ur-Leica. The camera was market in 1925 and has shaped the visual language of the 20th century decisively. Already 1996, Leica has introduced the first digital camera and further developed its digital models continuously. More

Monday, 1 June 2015

Awarded design invites for barbecue

A barbecue is not just a simple and economic way to organise a festivity for a variety of people: It has become a culinary cult, accompanied by an increasing range of high quality products, barbecue accessories and portable entertainment systems. More

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Autonomous and interactive: smart home devices

Mobile devices have become the epitome of interactivity and flexibility, matching to a digital work and everyday culture. While the all-purpose weapon smartphone will soon let disappear simple digital cameras or MP3 players, household appliances are increasingly digitally upgraded: because the future lies in the app store. More

Friday, 22 May 2015

Red Dot Award: Communicaton Design 2015 - “Latecomers” watch out: last submission period is on!

The final countdown to participate in this year's communication design competition is on! Only until 19 June, creative minds can submit their works to the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015. More

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

"Design for Speed" - Red Dot Design Museum and Sparkasse Essen present exhibition on new bicycle culture

From 21 May to 20 August 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents in cooperation with Sparkasse Essen, the exhibition "Design for Speed: Red Dot-awarded mobility". More

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Red Dot Award 2015: Top award for Robert Sachon and the Bosch Home Appliances design team

This year’s title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year” goes to Munich: “Robert Sachon & Bosch Home Appliances Design Team” – that’s the name of the winners of the top award in this anniversary year of the Red Dot Award. More

Monday, 18 May 2015

The world of product design in the Red Dot Design Yearbook 2015/2016

The Red Dot Design Yearbook 2015/2016 presents the entire spectrum of innovative products from all sectors of current product design. With three individual volumes “Living”, “Doing” and “Working” products from all over the world are presented. They have been distinguished by an independent jury of experts in the course of the Red Dot Award: Product Design. More

Friday, 15 May 2015

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 - Regular phase is ending soon!

Only until 21 May, creative talents have the chance to register for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 during the regular phase. Afterwards, the last time frame to enter the creative competition will be open until 19 June. More