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.

Xiamen International Design Business Week - Red Dot in China 2015

Red Dot Academy with renowned lecturers

From 30 October to 2 November 2015, Red Dot brings the world of design to the Chinese metropolis of Xiamen: at the "Xiamen International Design Business Week - Red Dot in China" the Red Dot Academy will provide once again an academic programme for advanced design studies.


Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 - the best of the year of the creative industry have been chosen

Monday, 10 August 2015

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. There were in total 17 categories in which designers, agencies and companies could submit their projects. From these, the panel of experts gave awards for the newest designs and campaigns.


Until 23 August: exhibition “Enduring, not ultimate form” shows timeless design treasures

Friday, 7 August 2015

Only until 23 August 2015, the Ruhr Museum and the Red Dot Design Museum in Essen, Germany, present the exhibition “Enduring, not ultimate form”. Visitors can experience a journey through “60 years of design history in Essen - from ‘Industrieform’ to Red Dot” in Hall 5 at Zollverein World Heritage Site.


Work(out) with design factor - Fitness machines for home and office

Thursday, 6 August 2015

Regular sports activities and a healthy diet are vital parts of many people’s lives. The gym is no longer the only place for exercising. Body conscious people keep themselves in shape at the office and in their own four walls. Red Dot-winners like Skandika, Carver Fitness and heimathlet spotted this trend and brought fitness machines with high design qualities to market. Thus, a treadmill becomes a home accessory and wall bars become fitness furniture.


“In search of good design & innovation” - Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 starts at the end of October

Tuesday, 4 August 2015

Innovations wanted: On 26 October 2015, 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. Manufacturers and designers from all over the world submit originals of their latest products in the hope of being awarded the sought-after distinction “Red Dot”.


“Enduring, not ultimate form”: Braun 300 special DL 3 electric shaver

Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Still until 23 August 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum and the Ruhr Museum in Essen, Germany, are presenting the exhibition “Enduring, not ultimate form”. The title of the exhibition describes design as a permanent task to optimise the environment created by us. This becomes especially apparent when looking at the Braun 300 special DL 3.