Red Dot Award: Product Design

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 – Designers and manufacturers are now invited to submit their products

From 9 October 2017, designers and manufacturers from all over the world can once again take the opportunity to submit their products to the Red Dot Award: Product Design, one of the world’s largest design competitions. The registration period breaks down into three different phases. Here you can find all important information.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The best communication designers of the year – award ceremony for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 in Berlin

On 27 October, Germany’s capital city will once again become a meeting point for the international creative industry. At the Red Dot Gala in Berlin, designers, agency heads and company representatives from all over the world will come together to celebrate the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

“Vorsprung durch Technik” – Audi is Red Dot: Brand of the Year 2017

Of all the awards given in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design, there is one that stands out: the title of honour “Red Dot: Brand of the Year”, which this year goes to German automotive firm Audi.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017

“Every next big thing starts with a free thought” – thjnk is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2017

This year, the title of honour “Red Dot: Agency of the Year” goes to the full-service agency thjnk. This is the well-deserved recognition for the continuous and above-average design successes of the agency from Hamburg: In 2017 alone, it could win over 21 awards.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Best creative achievements: Museum for Communication Berlin shows exhibition of Red Dot winners

From 29 October 2017 to 14 January 2018, the state of the art of the international creative scene can be seen in the Museum for Communication Berlin: Subsequent to the Red Dot Gala, the studio exhibition “Best Communication Design – Red Dot Winners Selection 2017” will be presented there.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

A look beneath the surface: the use of colour in design

Colouring is more than just the mere decor of a product. It is of central importance, because it has an effect of how a product is perceived and can strengthen the brand recognition. Furthermore, social trends and developments can be reflected by colours.


red dot award: communication design 2013 - from 25 March it is time to: Inspire the world!

Friday, 15 February 2013

As in previous years, red dot is searching for outstanding creative achievements that set standards for design excellence. In a few weeks, clients of communication design works, designers, agencies as well as students and young professionals are invited to take up their chance to participate in the competition. From 25 March, creative doers and minds of the communication design industry can hand in their best works in 21 categories.


22 February to 3 March 2013 - red dot special exhibition “Schweiz ist Design” for the first time at the muba in Basel

Friday, 15 February 2013

Switzerland ranks among the international leading countries in industrial design. Between 2009 and 2012, more than 150 Swiss companies and designers received a red dot. In an impressive way the awarded products, which are featured in the special exhibition, attest to the success. The often-quoted “Swissness” perfectly shows reliability, innovation and precision in all parts of everyday life.


"red dot award: product design 2013" - this is the jury (part 4)

Thursday, 14 February 2013

The red dot jury is set and already looking forward to the participating works of the "red dot award: product design 2013". This series gradually presents the jury members who evaluate the most successful designs of the year with expert`s eye.


red dot award: design concept 2013 - Early Bird submission ends on 21 February!

Thursday, 14 February 2013

21 February, keep this date in mind for the close of the Early Bird submission period of the “red dot award: design concept 2013”. There is only one week left to take advantage of the discounts, which will be offered in this registration phase only.