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


Wednesday, 16 March 2016

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2016 opens up new possibilities for designers

In 2016 for the first time, this year‘s participants can submit their works to the Red Dot Award: Design Concept in two categories. The classification into "Design Concepts" and "Ready To Launch" gives design studios and companies the opportunity to participate both with futuristic visions and already marketable designs. More

Monday, 14 March 2016

The Red Dot: Grand Prix honours extraordinary communication design

With the launch of the participation phase of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016, the international creative industry is once again asked to submit their outstanding projects and campaigns. Participants who can convince the jury with above-average works may hope to receive the highest destinction of the competition, the Red Dot: Grand Prix. More

Thursday, 10 March 2016

The kitchen as meeting place and design location

The kitchen used to be a mere place for food preparation, whereas now it is a gathering place for family, friends and acquaintances to cook, enjoy, and have a conversation in a relaxed atmosphere. The shared cooking experience has become an indispensable component of modern life, which is also reflected by the design of the kitchen and the kitchen equipment. More

Monday, 7 March 2016

Standard submission period for Red Dot Award: Design Concept ends 23 March

The jury process of the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2016 is about to begin. In only a few weeks the jury will be presented with the first round of entries, to make a selection for the final judging. Only entries submitted until 23 March qualify for prejudging. Anyone may participate: design studios, companies, universities, research laboratories, inventors, design students as well as design professionals are asked to submit their entries. More

Thursday, 3 March 2016

Jury session for Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 successful

41 experts from all over the globe came together in the Ruhr region at the end of February to form the largest Red Dot jury in the history of the competition. The jury members included ICE and Transrapid designer Alexander Neumeister, fashion icon Jimmy Choo and automotive design legend Chris Bangle. During the jury session all entries were examined on site. More

Monday, 29 February 2016

In search of good design and creativity – Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016 has started

Participants can enter their best works to the Red Dot Award: Communication Design. On occasion of the Call for Entries, Professor Dr Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot, explains the benefits of taking part in the competition and motivates the creative industry to meet the challenge. More

Monday, 22 February 2016

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016 – A new year gets under way

The registration phase for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016 is about to begin: From 29 February, communication designers, marketing experts and young talents from all over the world are once again invited to submit their outstanding projects and campaigns. From Corporate Design and Apps to Retail Design, the search is on for excellent communication solutions in the design industry. More

Friday, 19 February 2016

Excellent communication at all points – Successful examples of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016 is ready to start: From 29 February, creative designers from all over the world once again have the chance to challenge themselves in an international context. Winners can look forward to be awarded with the marketing label of the design industry, the Red Dot. Here you will see some examples of outstanding projects from the last competition’s year. More

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

„We simply try to give the appliances the best that there is.“ – Interview with Bosch Design Director Robert Sachon

For generations, the Bosch name has stood for groundbreaking technology and outstanding quality. Home appliances from Bosch have been committed to these standards for over 80 years now. Consumers around the world associate the Bosch brand with efficient functionality, reliable quality and design that has won awards at an international level. The man behind this design success is Robert Sachon. For these achievements, Robert Sachon & Bosch Home Appliances Design Team were honored as Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2015. More

Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Best of the best winners and young talents benefit from Red Dot media partner v2com

The jury session of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 will take place soon. Designers and manufacturers from all around the world registered their products for the competition. For the second year in a row, Red Dot collaborates with the international PR service v2com newswire; which will support the winners in their communications. More