Red Dot Award: Product Design

Top honour for first-class achievement – Canyon is Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017

The title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017” goes to Koblenz: The Canyon Design Team will be included in the “Hall of Fame” of international design for its consistent and unparalleled design performance.

Red Dot Design Museum Singapore

The Red Dot Design Museum Singapore relocates to Marina Bay

In 1955, the “Ständige Schau formschöner Industrieerzeugnisse” (Permanent Show of Elegant Industrial Products) was established in Villa Hügel in Essen, Germany. It evolved over the years to become the Red Dot Design Museum. Today, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents the world’s largest exhibition of contemporary design. It currently houses around 2,000 international design objects in the former boiler house of the Zeche Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex. All exhibits are award-winning design works from the Red Dot Design Award which is organised in three disciplines: product design, communication design and design concept.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Award ceremony, after-show party and exhibition opening: Red Dot honours the best in the design industry

The event to honour the designers and manufacturers that have won the Red Dot this year will take place on 3 July 2017. Each year, the award ceremony in Essen’s Aalto-Theater and the after-show party in the Red Dot Design Museum attract hundreds of representatives of the world’s best brands and design offices to the Ruhr Region. Participants from all over the globe entered thousands of products in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 to have them evaluated by the jury. Those objects that won over the 39-member expert jury with their well thought-through design won a Red Dot, while the best products of the year received the highest award in the competition, the Red Dot: Best of the Best.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

With the sense of good communication design and creativity: the jury 2017 (part 5)

The heart of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design is the jury. With its expertise, it assesses thousands of submissions each year on the basis of established criteria. In 2017, there are 24 globally recognised experts who meet in Essen, Germany, to jointly decide in a multi-day process about the awarding of the coveted label “Red Dot”. Some of these experts are repeatedly part of the jury. Among others Johnasson Lo, Niels Schrader and Peter Philippe Teufel will select the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Award-winning design and its makers: the “Omni Nightclub Taipei”

In February, 39 experts from all over the world convened in Essen to assess thousands of objects for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 in a process spanning several days. Only designs that won over the jury with their high design quality were awarded the sought-after distinction “Red Dot”, and the best of them received the highest award “Red Dot: Best of the Best” – among them: the Omni Nightclub Taipei by The LOOP Inc., designed by Etai-Space Design Office.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017

The Red Dot jury has made its decision: These are the best products of the year

Manufacturers and designers from 54 countries entered their current product innovations in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017. 39 experts from all over the world convened in Essen to assess each individual object live and in situ in a process spanning several days.


Call for entries: The "red dot award: communication design" has started

Monday, 26 March 2012

Breaking new ground while staying two steps ahead is a concept that appeals to you? Well, then do not hesitate to take the opportunity and submit your innovative works to the “red dot award: communication design 2012”. From today on, you can put yourself in again with a chance of setting international trends.


Always close to the pulse of time - the evaluation system of the "red dot award: communication design 2012"

Friday, 23 March 2012

It won't be long until internationally renowned design experts, using strict judging criteria, will assess the design quality of the submitted creative achievements and decide upon the red dot winners.


Succeeding in the "red dot design award: communication design 2012" - great honour and worldwide visibility

Thursday, 22 March 2012

Winning a red dot makes the laureates perfect communicators. Along with the worldwide sought-after label, they have the freedom to step into the limelight as a winner. They can also be certain that their success will be multiplied through first-class international channels.


"red dot award: communication design 2012": The fascinating world of the gaming industry

Wednesday, 21 March 2012

This year again, game designers have the chance to step into the limelight with their creative achievements to convince the red dot jury. Whether online, PC, console, serious or casual games – in the “red dot award: communication design 2012” the best in the industry will compete.


“red dot award: communication design” - The starting signal falls to 26 March!

Tuesday, 20 March 2012

In a few days, it's that time again: From 26 March on, the most creative minds in the world once again have the chance to submit their achievements to the “red dot award: communication design” and to score with them before international design experts. The red dot jury honours in altogether 21 categories – from “Editorial & Corporate Publishing“ to “Event Design and “Online Communications“ – outstanding performances.