Red Dot Award: Product Design

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 – Designers and manufacturers are now invited to submit their products

From 9 October 2017, designers and manufacturers from all over the world can once again take the opportunity to submit their products to the Red Dot Award: Product Design, one of the world’s largest design competitions. The registration period breaks down into three different phases. Here you can find all important information.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The best communication designers of the year – award ceremony for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 in Berlin

On 27 October, Germany’s capital city will once again become a meeting point for the international creative industry. At the Red Dot Gala in Berlin, designers, agency heads and company representatives from all over the world will come together to celebrate the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

“Vorsprung durch Technik” – Audi is Red Dot: Brand of the Year 2017

Of all the awards given in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design, there is one that stands out: the title of honour “Red Dot: Brand of the Year”, which this year goes to German automotive firm Audi.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017

“Every next big thing starts with a free thought” – thjnk is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2017

This year, the title of honour “Red Dot: Agency of the Year” goes to the full-service agency thjnk. This is the well-deserved recognition for the continuous and above-average design successes of the agency from Hamburg: In 2017 alone, it could win over 21 awards.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Best creative achievements: Museum for Communication Berlin shows exhibition of Red Dot winners

From 29 October 2017 to 14 January 2018, the state of the art of the international creative scene can be seen in the Museum for Communication Berlin: Subsequent to the Red Dot Gala, the studio exhibition “Best Communication Design – Red Dot Winners Selection 2017” will be presented there.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

A look beneath the surface: the use of colour in design

Colouring is more than just the mere decor of a product. It is of central importance, because it has an effect of how a product is perceived and can strengthen the brand recognition. Furthermore, social trends and developments can be reflected by colours.


Better now than never! Last chance to participate in the "red dot award: product design 2013"

Monday, 21 January 2013

The new year is only a few weeks old but companies and designers are already looking forward to the first highlight – the "red dot award: product design 2013". The Latecomers participation phase has started and innovative designs in terms of convincing new products can be registered until 6 February 2013.


Experience 360° water sports - at the boot 2013 in Düsseldorf, Germany

Thursday, 17 January 2013

When the maritime fair “boot 2013” opens its doors on 19 January 2013, the water sports season is not far away anymore. Until 27 January, the 44th Internationale Bootsausstellung Düsseldorf (international boat fair) presents trends and news from the world of boat and water sports. About 1,600 international exhibitors will introduce their latest products and invite visitors to discover 360° water sports.


Peter Schreyer appointed first non-Korean President of Kia Motors Corporation

Wednesday, 16 January 2013

Celebrated red dot winner, former head of design at Audi and VW as well as Kia's chief designer – and now President of Kia Motors Corporation: the various stages of Peter Schreyer emphasise his distinctive design profile and the ability to provide an important impulse for the changing of a brand’s image. New ideas instead of eternal variation of the same thing – that is what drives a man like Schreyer and makes him so successful.


In memory of communication designer and red dot juror Guy Schockaert

Tuesday, 15 January 2013

The world of design has lost one of its most outstanding typographers and graphic designers. Guy Schockaert passed away on 11 January 2013 and leaves a gap that he once filled with more than 40 years of professional work for industrial and cultural institutions. Due to his extensive expertise, he has been a juror of the “red dot award: communication design” for several times and evaluated all works submitted fair and with an expert’s eye.