Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The winners are selected!

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design is celebrating its 25-year anniversary in 2017. With its vast experience, the award once again selected this year’s excellent achievements and now the winners of the international competition have been chosen.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Red Dot Gala 2017: The best designers and manufacturers of the year were recognised

On 3 July, the international design scene convened in Essen’s Aalto-Theater for the Red Dot Gala. During the award ceremony, the laureates of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 were duly celebrated. Afterwards, the party went on at the Designers’ Night in the Red Dot Design Museum in the midst of the award-winning products.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Award-winning design and its makers: the T-shirt “Graphi-Tee”

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. The best of them received the highest award “Red Dot: Best of the Best” – among them: the T-shirt “Graphi-Tee”, designed by WRAD.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

The Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017 in an interview: innovations of the bike industry, design processes as well as particularities of Canyon’s design

The Canyon Design Team is Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017. Led by Lars Wagner and Peter Kettenring, the Canyon Design Team was honoured for its consistently high design achievements. But what makes the design of the bicycles so special and how do the designers work?

Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017

“Canyon – Design that talks”: exhibition in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Since 1988, one design team, that stands out through its continuously innovative design work, is honoured each year. In 2017, the title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year” went to the bike manufacturer Canyon which is presenting its design achievements in the exhibition “Design that talks” in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen until 27 August.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

With the sense of good communication design and creativity: the jury 2017 (part 6)

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 Thebe Ikalafeng, Philipp Teufel, Thilo von Debschitz and Akira Kobayashi are part of the jury.


"red dot award: product design 2013" - this is the jury (part 3)

Friday, 8 February 2013

The registration period of the “red dot award: product design 2013” has just ended and the red dot jury is already looking forward to this years submissions. The jury members - who will evaluate this year`s top designs with expert's eye - will be presented gradually.


red dot: Nearing the finish line!

Monday, 4 February 2013

The “red dot award: product design” enters its final stages. Architects, planners, designers and manufacturers from around the world are invited to take up this last chance to participate in the competition. Always striving for innovative design achievements, one of their goals for 2013 is to receive the red dot as a reward for their convincing new products and projects.


"red dot award: product design 2013" - this is the jury (part 2)

Friday, 1 February 2013

The red dot jury is already looking forward to this year`s submissions to the "red dot award: product design". While designers, architects and companies are called upon to register their latest works and projects until 6 February 2013, the jury members - who will evaluate this year`s top designs with expert's eye - will be presented gradually.


red dot 2013 for real estate developers and architects: Only a couple of days left to participate!

Wednesday, 30 January 2013

The “red dot” is the internationally accepted quality seal for aesthetic forms, sustainable trends and responsible creative talents. Excellent architects, such as Ben van Berkel or Hadi Teherani, have been enthused by the spirit and the reputation of the red dot award for a long time. In 2012 they premiered as part of the red dot jury and decided together on the entries in the category “Architecture and Urban Design”.