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.


Webcast with Prof. Dr. Peter Zec in Hamburg: media event for the launch of the new Niveal design

Friday, 2 November 2012

In an online press conference, Beiersdorf AG presented the new packaging design of the brand Nivea to more than 100 international journalists. red dot CEO Professor Dr. Peter Zec and product designer Yves Béhar, who has been responsible for the new design, gave a lecture on the importance of emotional design for everyday products and its impact on the consumer. In addition, Ralph Gusko, Beiersdorf Executive Board Member Brands & Supply Chain, and Jenny Fleischer, Head of Global Design Management Beiersdorf, gave lectures on the design language and on the story behind the new Nivea design.


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.