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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Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015 - interview with Leo Burnett

In 2015, the title of honour “Red Dot: Agency of the Year” went to the agency network Leo Burnett Germany. No one can apply for this title of honour. The agency which continuously convinces with superior design performances is worthy of it - like Leo Burnett which was founded in Chicago in 1935. More


Monday, 16 November 2015

Red Dot interview with Swedish designer Hans Ehrich

The designer and long-time Red Dot jury member Hans Ehrich is the “Grand Seigneur” of the Swedish design culture. In the Red Dot interview the founder of A&E Design speaks about his career and design approach. More


Friday, 13 November 2015

Culmination of the first "China Good Design" competition in Xiamen

From the end of October until November 2015, the international design scene came together in the metropolis of Xiamen, to honour the best designers of the first "China Good Design" award, and to celebrate them at the "Designers' Night". More


Thursday, 12 November 2015

“Smart Materials and Solutions for better Product Design“: exciting material innovations in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, Germany

The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents the exhibition “Smart Materials and Solutions for better Product Design” from 19 November 2015 until 10 January 2016. It shows intelligent materials, new products and surprising detail solutions which are both sensible and sensory. More


Wednesday, 11 November 2015

“Moving innovations: Red Dot-awarded products in motion” in Seoul

In the context of “Design Korea 2015”, the largest design business fair in South Korea, the exhibition “Moving innovations: Red Dot-awarded products in motion” is on show from 11 until 13 November 2015. More


Tuesday, 10 November 2015

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015: the Red Dot Gala in Berlin on Storify

On 6 November 2015, the international creative scene celebrated the best of the communication design industry both on stage in the Konzerthaus Berlin and in the E-Werk as well as on the Internet - a look back on the evening, retold on Storify. More


Saturday, 7 November 2015

International creative scene in Berlin: Red Dot Gala celebrated in honour of the year’s best achievements

On 6 November 2015, the international creative scene celebrated the best of the best in the communication design industry. On stage at the Konzerthaus in Berlin, the proud laureates of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 accepted their awards in the presence of 1,400 guests. More


Tuesday, 3 November 2015

LG Electronics - best brand in this year’s Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The Red Dot: Brand of the Year 2015 has been chosen: LG Electronics is to receive the sought-after title of honour for its outstanding communication campaigns. The global manufacturer of consumer electronics and appliances won a total of 13 awards in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design. More


Monday, 2 November 2015

Tenfold number of visitors: "Xiamen International Design Business Week - Red Dot in China 2015" with record attendance and a new award

300,000 internationale designers, manufacturers and design enthusiasts came together at the International Conference and Exhibition Center of Xiamen and got fascinated by the latest product developments. More


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