Red Dot Award: Communication 2016

The results are in

The winners of this year’s Red Dot Award: Communication Design have been chosen. Participants from across the world were able to demonstrate their skill in a total of 21 categories. The numerous communication and design projects were evaluated by a jury of 26 industry experts. In an appraisal process lasting several days, they decided who would be awarded the Red Dot this year.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

“Digital tools for innovative Design”: exhibition by solidThinking

From 20 September until 3 October 2016, the exhibition “Digital tools for innovative Design – solidThinking” shows in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, how modern software supports designers in their work and enables them to maximally exploit the potential of a product.

Red Dot Design Museum Singapore

The best product designs from 2016

The Red Dot Design Museum Singapore features a new collection of the latest innovations from this year’s Red Dot Award: Product Design. The exhibition showcases product solutions with refined technology, improved combination of materials and increased emphasis on users’ comfort and convenience. The exclusive presentation runs until 30 November 2016.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

“Making a Difference / A Difference in Making”

The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will present the exhibition “Making a Difference / A Difference in Making” from September 27 to October 30, 2016. The collection brings together pioneering 3D-printed works of art, design, engineering and science. The exhibition is curated by Marta Malé-Alemany, architect and recognized researcher in the field of digital fabrication technologies, and produced by Materialise, a 3D printing company based in Belgium.

CONVERGE 2016

A new form of conference

From 20 to 21 September, product designers, developers and innovators will come together at the CONVERGE 2016. For two days, big names of the industry will give lectures on the latest developments from the field of virtual design creations in the course of the new conference series initiated by the software company solidThinking. In the SANAA building Essen, Germany, participants can look forward to presentations of well known product developers.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Photo galleries of the award ceremony

The best products are chosen and the proud laureates reveived their trophies at the Aalto-Theater in Essen, Germany. Congratulations to all winners of the Red Dot Award Product: Design 2016! Photos of the Red Dot Gala can be seen and downloaded in the galleries.


Design Korea 2009 - red dot at World Best Design Exchange

Thursday, 12 November 2009

At the “World Best Design Exchange 2009” held at Design Korea 2009 from 2 to 8 December 2009 in Incheon, Korea, red dot will present a selection of winning products and concepts of this year’s red dot design award. The biannual business event presents the latest design trends and internationally distinguished products and gives an overview of the future development of the international design industry.


Register now for the red dot after show party 2009!

Thursday, 12 November 2009

The time has come: on 9 December 2009, the winners of this year’s red dot award: communication design will be celebrated by the international design scene at the red dot design museum. The most spectacular newcomers, the best designers of international communication design, and guests from media, business and politics will come together to experience a very special evening.


red dot: junior prize for German designer Junior prize supports young talent and sets impulses for tomorrow’s design economy

Thursday, 12 November 2009

In order to increase chances for young talent, red dot specifically supports fledgling designers, annually awarding the “red dot: junior prize”, worth 10,000 euros. This year, the junior prize goes to Dennis Dominguez from Cologne, Germany, for his book “Stereotype”. The work visualises different prejudices and clichés in a highly bold as well as entertaining way. The “red dot: junior prize” will be presented to Dennis Dominguez at the festive awards presentation on 9 December 2009 in the red dot design museum in Essen, Germany.


Rädeker

Wednesday, 11 November 2009

Jochen Rädeker, managing partner of Strichpunkt, the red dot: design agency of the year 2008, is the new chairman of the Art Directors Club for Germany.


red dot exhibition in China inspires international audience

Tuesday, 10 November 2009

red dot presented the worldwide best design achievements in an exclusive exhibition at one of the currently most dynamic business locations from 24 October to 1 November 2009. At the “Beijing Design Week”, which this year was held for the first time parallel to the Icograda World Design Congress in Beijing, red dot presented a “best of selection” of award-winning products and works from all three competition disciplines. The exhibition was a complete success.