Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

“A milestone” - Leo Burnett is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015!

The Leo Burnett Deutschland agency network has been selected as Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2015. The advertising agency’s creative staff secured the title of honour with their extraordinary communication campaigns.

“Products for Generations”

Red Dot Design Museum presents studio exhibition on the occasion of 90 years of Philips Design

From 24 September 2015, “Products for Generations: 90 Years of Philips Design” presents around 50 exhibits, which illustrate the current design understanding of the Dutch manufacturer.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2015

Major honour for best concept designers in Singapore

On 25 September, the best design concepts and prototypes were honoured in Singapore. On a specially created runway in the Red Dot Design Museum Singapore, the winners received their deserved awards by Professor Dr Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot, and Ken Koo, President of Red Dot Asia.

"Smart Materials for future Design"

Conference in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany

Dedicated to materials and technology as the driving forces for innovation in design, the conference "Smart Materials for future Design" will take place in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany on 18 November 2015.

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.

Consumer and home electronics

Red Dot at IFA 2015

On 9 September, the “Internationale Funkausstellung” (IFA) in Berlin has ended. With 1,645 German and international exhibitors and 245,000 visitors the leading fair for consumer and home electronics recorded the most successful year in its history. Red Dot was present.

Towards "Designed in China"

Friday, 17 July 2015

Ever since China joined the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 1998, the Chinese market is characterised by an increasing variety of consumer products. Thus, design has become a new importance.

Characterful brands are based on outstanding product design

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Strong brands are distinguished by their outstanding character. This unique identity is caused by the perfect interaction between company and product. Thereby, a designer has a key position.

Robert Sachon: “We take rational values and make them tangible at an emotional level”

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

This year’s title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year” went to: “Robert Sachon & Bosch Home Appliances Design Team”. Red Dot talked to the Global Design Director Robert Sachon about the brand Bosch and his role as a designer. Excerpts from the interview are available here.

"Enduring, not ultimate form": anniversary exhibition opened successfully

Friday, 3 July 2015

With more than 1,000 guests, the exhibition "’Enduring, not ultimate form’": 60 years of design history in Essen – from ‘Industrieform’ to Red Dot” was opened on the evening of 28 June 2015.

Red Dot Gala 2015: Design event of the year brought together world’s best designers and manufacturers in Essen

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

On 29 June, the global design scene came together in Essen to celebrate the best products of the year. The glamorous Red Dot Gala in the Aalto-Theater marked the culmination of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015.