Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

50 free registration spaces on 9 December for those starting out on their career

On 9 December 2015, 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. The internationally renowned design competition offers 50 up-and-coming talents the chance to prove their competency and to put themselves on the same platform as the stars and big brands.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Designers and manufacturers go after the coveted design prize

The registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 is on. Every year, the internationally renowned design competition selects the best product designs in the world.

Red Dot interview

A conversation 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.

“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” until 10 January 2016. It shows intelligent materials, new products and surprising detail solutions which are both sensible and sensory.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

Interview with Leo Burnett Germany

In 2015, the title of honour "Red Dot: Agency of the Year" went to the agency network Leo Burnett Germany. Red Dot talked to the management about the characteristics of the agency and long-term costumers.

“¡Viva el Diseño!”

Red Dot Design Museum Essen hosts exhibition of Spanish designs

Until 10 January 2016, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will be hosting the special exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain”.

red dot: design team of the year 2009

Wednesday, 10 June 2009

The ‘design team of the year’ award goes to Tupperware The most famous burp in design history and top product quality for over 60 years: Tupperware has been awarded the highest honorary distinction in the design world – the “red dot: design team of the year 2009”. Tupperware’s design team, lead by Vice President of Global Design, Susan Perkins, has consistently created best-in-class, innovative products which are showcased around the world.

Design as a solution

Thursday, 4 June 2009

Alberto Villareal is a Mexico City-born industrial designer who is currently working as senior designer for LUNAR design in San Francisco. His recent clients include Nike, Hewlett Packard, SanDisk, Adidas, and LeapFrog. Alberto is also an active humanitarian. He is a member of Fundacion UNAM, which donates to educational programmes, and also volunteers in humanitarian projects for Project H Design and Engineers without Borders.

Award winning concept phone pioneers next-generation Nanotech devices

Tuesday, 26 May 2009

Nokia is one of the global leaders in mobility, propelling the transformation and growth of the Internet and communications industries. Utilising revolutionary nanotechnology, Nokia went ahead and conceptualised Morph, a visionary conceptual mobile communication device.

Exhibition opening in Shenzhen: "red dot meets creative asia"

Friday, 15 May 2009

The opening of the exhibition “red dot meets creative asia” on the occasion of the "5th International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF)" on 15 May in Shenzhen, China was a great success. Several hundred guests attended the opening ceremony at which Professor Dr. Peter Zec, initiator of the red dot design award and Icsid senator, also delivered a speech.

Awards ceremony interzum award puts spotlight on innovations

Thursday, 14 May 2009

The festive awards ceremony for interzum award: intelligent material & design 2009 stood out as the crowning highlight of the design competition. Held on Tuesday, May 12 as part of the interzum party at Koelnmesse, this year’s ceremony issued 42 awards, among them seven "best of the best" awards. An approximate 40-percent increase in the number of participating companies in this year’s contest testifies to the economic potential of design–in particular also for the supply industry—in times of crisis.