Red Dot Gala 2015

Photos of the design event of the year

On 29 June, personalities from design, economy and politics honoured the best designers of the year. Photos of the glamorous awards ceremony and of the Designers’ Night are now available.

"Enduring, not ultimate form"

Anniversary exhibition opened successfully

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 Award: Product Design 2015

The world of product design in the Red Dot Design Yearbook 2015/2016

The Red Dot Design Yearbook 2015/2016 presents the entire spectrum of innovative products from all sectors of current product design. With three individual volumes “Living”, “Doing” and “Working” products from all over the world are presented.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Top award for Robert Sachon and the Bosch Home Appliances design team

This year’s title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year” goes to Munich: “Robert Sachon & Bosch Home Appliances Design Team” - that’s the name of the winners of the top award in this anniversary year of the Red Dot Award.

Red Dot in Xiamen

Networking at China's most important fair for awarded design

For the fourth time in a row, Red Dot is the major partner and organiser of the Xiamen International Design Business Week. From 30 October until 2 November 2015, exciting exhibitions, informative presentations and the Red Dot Academy invite for professional exchange, networking and entering new markets.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

The jury has been chosen!

The jury for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 has been chosen. A total of 27 design experts from all over the world will assess the works of the participants in this year’s competition.


Design and material – Workshop in Seattle

Tuesday, 26 August 2008

The processing options of metals and polymers and the resulting consequences for the realisation of innovative ideas in the field of industrial design are the focus of a two-day workshop taking place in Seattle on 18 and 19 September 2008. With this event held under the motto “Materiality. How metals and polymers influence our senses and inspire our designs” the worldwide leading company of materials science and engineering, ASM International, addresses established and young designers of all disciplines as well as brand strategists and managers.


“Icograda Design Week” in the World Design Capital, Torino

Monday, 25 August 2008

Under the title “Multiverso. Nodes, connections and currents in contemporary communication design” the international umbrella organisation of communication designers, Icograda (International Council of Graphic Design Associations), is hosting the “Icograda Design Week” in Torino from 13 to 19 October 2008 together with the Italian Association of Visual Communication, Aiap.


red dot goes Dubai – Present your awarded product at the Index Dubai 2008

Wednesday, 20 August 2008

At present Dubai is one of the fastest growing metropolises in the world. red dot is now in the position to open this promising growth market exclusively to a small circle of red dot winners. By presenting their award-winning products in Dubai red dot provides its clients an effective springboard for a successful start in the Arabian market and thus the opportunity to maintain a presence in this exciting business location both as company and as red dot winner. Register now!


Poggenpohl intends to expand greatly

Friday, 15 August 2008

Poggenpohl is expanding. The manufacturer of premium kitchens and several-time red dot winner intends to significantly increase its turnover over the next five years; the aim is an increase to approximately 200 million euros. Up to 60 additional company-owned sales studios are to open worldwide.


Obituary: Andrea Pininfarina deceased

Wednesday, 13 August 2008

The design world is mourning the loss of Andrea Pininfarina. Last Thursday, 7 August 2008, the head of the world famous company of long tradition died in a tragic traffic accident. Andrea Pininfarina leaves behind his wife, Cristina Pollion di Persano, as well as his daughter Benedetta and his two sons Sergio and Luca.