Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2017

In search of the best visions, prototypes and design concepts

The Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2017 offers designers, companies and universities from all over the world the opportunity to enter their product visions and put their whole creative potential to the test. The “Standard” submission phase runs until 22 March.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017

Interview with Red Dot juror Gordon Bruce

At the heart of the Red Dot Award: Product Design is its jury. Soon, some 40 recognised experts from around the world will gather again in order to test, discuss and assess every single entry in an evaluation process lasting several days. Part of the panel in 2017 will be Gordon Bruce again.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept

Red Dot Design Ranking 2016 for design concepts

The Red Dot Institute filters the results of the Red Dot Design Award according to different criteria and creates, among others, rankings. Annually, it releases the Red Dot Design Ranking, honouring the leading organisations who have continuously invested in design and in innovation. The Red Dot Design Ranking 2016 for design concepts recognises the top companies, design studios and universities with unceasing pursuance towards design excellence.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Outstanding design and its makers: the A’tolan House

Once a year, the jury of the Red Dot Award: Product Design awards objects of high design quality. In 2016, only 1.5 percent of all entries received the highest distinction “Red Dot: Best of the Best”. The Create + Think Design Studio was awarded this distinction for the Interior Design of the A’tolan House.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017

Winners‘ Benefits: Award-winning products are presented in the Red Dot App

The registration phase of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 runs only until 8 February. The laureates use the winner label for their communications and profit from further “Winners‘ Benefits”, among others the presentation of the award-winning products in the Red Dot App.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

“Under the Sign of the Circle” presents Red Dot awarded innovations from Japan

Entitled “Under the Sign of the Circle”, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany presents an exhibition of Japanese products until 19 March 2017. From electronic drums to extravagant packaging to origami chair: Around 100 exhibits invite visitors to discover Japanese design.


For the first time at the red dot design museum: the innovative art fair C.A.R.

Monday, 24 October 2011

Since 2006, contemporary art ruhr (C.A.R.) presents itself with two events a year. This autumn, the art fair is guest at the red dot design museum and will decorate the “Schürerhalle”, which is the main hall of the former boiler house of Zeche Zollverein, with contemporary art.


"red dot award: communication design 2011" in Berlin - successful premiere in a glamourous ambience

Monday, 10 October 2011

Last weekend, the winners of the “red dot award: communication design 2011” were honoured by the international design scene for their outstanding creative works. This year, the highlight of the “red dot award: communication design” took place in Berlin with a glamourous gala and a glittering party.


"red dot award: communication design 2011" - for the first time, awardees of the creative scene celebrate in Germany’s capital city!

Saturday, 8 October 2011

Those, who did not want to miss the latest trends in communication design, went to the award ceremony of the “red dot award: communication design” at the Konzerthaus on 7 October 2011 and also to the Designers’ Night at the Alte Münze Berlin afterwards. Traditionally, the famous red dot celebrated its legendary awards in Essen for more than 50 years. For the very first time, the highlight of the “red dot award: communication design” took place in Berlin.


On the death of Steve Jobs

Thursday, 6 October 2011

He formed an entire era, a lifestyle: Steve Jobs, founder of Apple, who stepped down from his position as CEO in August for health reasons. With his visionary foresight, his creativity and his passion for technically and also outstandingly designed innovations, he leaves a huge gap even beyond the world of design.


Special exhibition "Design on stage" at the Alte Münze Berlin

Wednesday, 5 October 2011

The Designers' Night at the Alte Münze Berlin does not only make the international creative scene celebrate on 7 October 2011, it is also the vernissage and thus the beginning of a very special exhibition: From 8 – 16 October 2011, under the motto "Design on stage", awarded works of communication design turn one of the hippest locations of central Berlin into a hot-spot for everyone, who wants to be up to date in design.