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: 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.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

The kick off of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018: The registration period begins on 9 October 2017

Early Bird, Regular and Latecomer: These three registration phases will again be available for the participants at the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018. The first phase will start on 9 October. Here you can find all further dates.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

More than just lettering: Typography

“By the Way”, designed by Thomas Wirtz, and “Kontrapunkt Miki”, designed by Kontrapunkt Group A/S, perfeclty illustrate the diversity of the category “Typography” in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

International Yearbook Communication Design 2017/2018 presents Red Dot awarded creative achievements

On 14 November 2017, the International Yearbook Communication Design 2017/2018 will be published. It gives an overview in words and pictures of the works which received a prize in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017: from packaging design to posters, typographies, online projects and advertising campaigns to annual reports and apps.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept

The “Omni-Fuse” by VIBRAM and Hankook Tire – Interview with Designer Robert Lee

It is designed to be handled easy and to revolutionise hiking: Omni-Fuse is a design concept that is the result of a collaboration between Hankook Tire and VIBRAM. Red Dot talked to its Designer Robert Lee.


red dot design ranking: The design report card 2012

Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Hot off the heels of the results of the “red dot award: design concept 2012”, the red dot institute releases the ranking for design concepts. In the world of design where change is the constant, the organisations and institutions in the red dot design ranking challenge themselves to innovate often; to outdo others as well as themselves each year.


20 years of outstanding communication design: yesterday's red dot gala celebrated the international creative elite

Thursday, 25 October 2012

The evening of 24 October 2012 was marked by outstanding creative achievements: The “red dot award: communication design 2012” celebrated its brilliant culmination with a glamorous awards ceremony in the German capital. The evening offered suspense up to the last minute: It was not until the red dot gala that the agency of the year and the laureates of the junior prize were revealed as well as the awardees of the “red dot: grand prix”.


20 years of outstanding communication design: red dot gala & Designers' Night in Berlin

Wednesday, 24 October 2012

On 24 October, the “red dot award: communication design”, one of the most renowned decorations in the field of communication design, will be bestowed for the 20th time. This anniversary will be duly celebrated: with a glamorous gala and a boisterous party in the creative metropolis of Berlin.


Orgatec: Innovative designs for the modern working environment

Tuesday, 23 October 2012

From 23 till 27 October the Orgatec takes place in Cologne. About 600 companies from 40 countries present their product novelties and innovative solutions for the modern working environment in the leading trade fair for “Modern Office & Object”. On an exhibition space of 105,000 square metres prestigious manufacturers – amongst them many “red dot” rewarded drivers of innovation – show their visions of the workplace of tomorrow.