Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

The best of the year of the creative industry have been chosen!

The results of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 are now available. The international Red Dot jury has chosen the best entries of the year from a total of 7.451 submissions.

“Formosa Forms”

Exhibition on Taiwanese design at Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris

From 4 until 8 September 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen organises “Formosa Forms - Contemporary Tradition in Taiwanese Design” at the Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris, France.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Registration period starts at the end of October

Innovations wanted: On 26 October, the registration period of the Red Dot Award: Product Design will begin. With the help of the jury of experts, the international competition appraises the best products of the year.

China Good Design

Communication Salon successfully held in the Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany in Beijing

On the occasion of the start of China Good Design, 104 top-class guests of the Chinese design and economic scene visited the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Beijing. The first “Communication Salon” was held under the motto “Good design for China” by Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Awarded designers on their design approach

Which certain design approach pursue successful designers? Red Dot talked to some people behind the products which were distinguished with the highest single award "Red Dot: Best of the Best" in this years’ product competition.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Highly efficient and emotional: LED technology in the lighting sector

During the International Year of Light, technologies are focused which reduce the global emissions of greenhouse gases: for example, through the use of light-emitting diodes - LEDs. How different LEDs are already used in current designs, is shown by selected lights.


red dot award: product design 2008 - Creative industry celebrates new design awareness

Tuesday, 24 June 2008

On the occasion of the red dot award: product design 2008 over 1,000 designers, culture enthusiasts, politicians and business specialists from all over the globe came together at the Essen Aalto Theatre on 23 June 2008 to honour this year’s award winners on stage. After the awards ceremony everyone celebrated late into the night at the traditional Winners' Party in the red dot design museum.


red dot award: product design 2008 - Creative industry celebrates new design awareness

Tuesday, 24 June 2008

Everything exciting about the award ceremony and the winners of the red dot award: product design 2008 you can find here in our big award ceremony special!


red dot presents red dot award-winning concepts at the ICFF 2008

Tuesday, 17 June 2008

At this year’s ICFF red dot presented a selection of design concepts which have won awards in the red dot award: design concept. A spectacular wall consisting of 6,000 connected bottles formed the backdrop of the exhibition. The “United Bottles” were designed by the “Instant Architects”. red dot interviewed Tobias Klauser of Instant Architects, who accompanied the exhibition at the ICFF.


German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design

Friday, 13 June 2008

On 24 June 2008, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, together with the Seoul Design Center, will host the second German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design at the red dot design museum. Interested designers and entrepreneurs will have the chance to establish interesting contacts and exchange views with a delegation from Korea. The main topic will be “Life Science Design”.


Interview with red dot juror Rainer Hirt

Thursday, 12 June 2008

Rainer Hirt is a member of this year’s international jury of the red dot award: communication design as an expert for the category ‘Sound Design’. The communication designer is founder of the website www.audio-branding.de and co-founder of Anemono Kommunikation, a firm specialised in multisensory corporate brand design. In an interview with red dot, Rainer Hirt talked about the significance of acoustic brand management and his expectations for this year’s adjudication.