Red Dot Award: Product Design

Global brands in competition

The manufacturers and designers who took part in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015 have put themselves forward for a global comparison with future-oriented thinking and self-confidence. Thousands of global brands and medium enterprises entered their products into a competition for one of the world’s most distinguished awards – the Red Dot. After a successful jury session, the independent assessment by the specialists shows how the product designs performed in a current and international comparison. The winners will officially be announced on 29 June 2015, the day of the Red Dot Gala.

 

 

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Winners’ Privileges

Winning the Red Dot opens the doors for manufacturers and designers to a worldwide network and offers exclusive options for communicating their success. The numerous winners’ privileges are the usage of the Red Dot winner label, the presentation of the product at Red Dot Online, in the Red Dot Design Yearbook, in the Red Dot App as well as at Red Dot 21, and the exhibition of the award-winning products in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, Germany. 

 

 

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2015

Providing a wider platform for innovation

At the moment, up-and-coming talents, designers, companies and universities from all over the world have the opportunity to enter their design visions in the competition and put their whole creative potential to the test. 2015's best design concepts and prototypes will emerge from a total of 31 concept categories. These are deliberately wide to ensure limitless imagination. With the introduction of two new categories, designers are encouraged to think beyond the conventional list to define new innovations and explanations.

Creative hot spot

International communication design in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Smart apps, impressing posters or attention-attracting advertising films – all communication works which are on show in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, Germany, until 3 May 2015 have one thing in common: their award-winning design. The special exhibition “Design on Stage – Winners Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2014” presents the latest Red Dot awarded creative achievements from around the globe.

Exhibition in the Red Dot Design Museum Taipei

Taiwanese Design Faces

A special exhibition which focuses on the creative minds behind award-winning designs is presented in the Red Dot Design Museum Taipei until 29 March 2015. “Taiwanese Design Faces” tells stories – about five Taiwanese designers. The presentation introduces the people who create innovative products, convince manufacturers to produce these, and who give advice and support during the whole development process, from the idea to the finished good.

Red Dot exhibition in Hong Kong

Designs with a story – in the exhibition “Every Product Tells a Story”

The American entrepreneur Henry Ford once said: “Every object tells a story, if you know how to read it.” Inspired by this quote, the exhibition “Every Product Tells a Story” grants exciting peeks behind the scenes of design and shows how award-winning design is characterised. Until 31 May 2015, visitors of the HKDI Gallery in Hong Kong can experience the exemplarily selection of designs from various living environments and discover what is hidden under the surface.

 

 


Rapid Prototyping Exhibition – “DreamMakers”

Tuesday, 13 March 2007

Worldwide unique exhibition on Rapid Prototyping Until 30th June 2007, the Palevsky Design Pavilion of the Israel Museum in Jerusalem is home to the exhibition entitled “DreamMakers – Design meets Technology”. For the first time ever, the varied innovation possibilities of rapid prototyping technology will be presented to a wider public within the framework of an exhibition.


red dot academy Moscow: “International success through design”

Wednesday, 7 March 2007

On 2 and 3 March 2007 for the first time an event of the red dot academy series entitled “International success through design” took place in Moscow. At the 7th International Furniture Interior Design Exhibition (FIDExpo), renowned experts introduced their audience to the topic of value creation and international success through design in presentations and discussions.


DMI – International Design Conference

Wednesday, 21 February 2007

The Design Management Institute (DMI) asks to come and join the 11th European Design Management Conference taking place from 14 until 16 March 2007. This year the international conference titled “Improving and Measuring Design’s Role in Business Performance” will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark.


In search of ideas for tomorrow – register now for the red dot award: design concept 2007!

Friday, 16 February 2007

Time once again for the red dot award: design concept! For the third time, designers, innovators, design students and professionals are invited to submit their design concepts for the competition. We are looking for ideas on which our future is based: exciting, creative and bold visions for improving our lives that are just waiting to be brought to fruition.


Juror portrait: Professor Rido Busse

Friday, 9 February 2007

Juror portrait: Professor Rido Busse “We have always seen design as a weapon in competition,” Professor Rido Busse once declared in an interview. And he knows what he is talking about: he learned the designer’s profession from scratch and has owned an extremely successful design company for over four decades. This year he will co-decide as juror on the jury of experts of the red dot award: product design which of the products submitted stand out from the competition through their high design quality and merit being honoured with the red dot.