Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Latecomer registration ends on 10 February 2016

The last registration phase for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 ends on 10 February: Manufacturers and designers from all around the world are currently registering their products for the renowned design competition.

“Tõnis Käo: ‘Design as Experiment’, Retrospective”

Exhibition on the life’s work of Tõnis Käo in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

From 22 January until 3 April 2016, the special exhibition “Tõnis Käo: ‘Design as Experiment’, Retrospective” presents an overview of the life’s work of the pioneer in system design Tõnis Käo in the Red Dot Design Museum.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2016

Early submission period ends on 27 January

Designers, manufacturers, studios and universities from all over the world are invited to submit their design concepts, prototypes and ready to launch products for the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2016. The Early submission phase ends on 27 January.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Top class design: The best cars of 2015

81 products received the highest single distinction "Red Dot: Best of the Best" in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015. Only four cars were honoured with the sought-after award.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016

Participation period is fixed

The participation period for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016 is fixed. On 29 February the creative competition will start into a new year. Once again, communication designers, marketing experts and young talents are invited to enter their best projects and campaigns.

“¡Viva el Diseño!”

Red Dot Design Museum Essen hosts exhibition of Spanish designs

Until 28 February 2016, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will be hosting the special exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain”.


Charity auction in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen with record result: 11,781 euro for the local good cause

Monday, 7 December 2015

On Sunday, 6 December 2015, the popular charity auction took place in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany. Around 170 attendants came to purchase well-designed objects by auction and do a good action.


Exhibition on Taiwanese and international Red Dot winners show “Taiwan’s decisive role in the world of design”

Thursday, 3 December 2015

In “World’s Best Product Design 2015/2016 - Taiwanese and international winners of the Red Dot Award”, a total of 63 Red Dot-awarded products from Taiwan will be presented.


Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 – 50 free registration spaces on 9 December for those starting out on their career

Tuesday, 24 November 2015

Young designers from all around the world should already be preparing themselves for 9 December 2015. On Young Professionals Application Day, new talents will have the opportunity to apply with their product for free participation in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016.


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

Tuesday, 17 November 2015

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.


Red Dot interview with Swedish designer Hans Ehrich

Monday, 16 November 2015

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.