Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

“Latecomers” watch out: last submission period is on!

The final countdown to participate in this year's communication design competition is on! Only until 19 June, creative minds can submit their works to the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Autonomous and interactive: smart home devices

Mobile devices have become the epitome of interactivity and flexibility, matching to a digital work and everyday culture. While the all-purpose weapon smartphone will soon let disappear simple digital cameras or MP3 players, household appliances are increasingly digitally upgraded: because the future lies in the app store.

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.

"Design for Speed"

Exhibition on new bicycle culture in the Sparkasse Essen, Germany

Until 20 August 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents in cooperation with Sparkasse Essen, the exhibition "Design for Speed: Red Dot-awarded mobility". It will show award-winning exhibits which demonstrate the expertise of international manufacturers and make clear that the nearly 200-year evolution of the bicycle continues.

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.

"World’s Best Communication Design"

International communication design in the Red Dot Design Museum Taipei

Until 18 October, "World’s Best Communication Design" shows all campaigns from Taiwan which have been successful in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2014. Moreover, the exhibition presents a selection of all international projects that were awarded with the Red Dot: Best of the Best and the Red Dot: Grand Prix in last year’s competition.


red dot presents red dot award-winning concepts at the ICFF 2008

Tuesday, 17 June 2008

At this year’s ICFF red dot presented a selection of design concepts which have won awards in the red dot award: design concept. A spectacular wall consisting of 6,000 connected bottles formed the backdrop of the exhibition. The “United Bottles” were designed by the “Instant Architects”. red dot interviewed Tobias Klauser of Instant Architects, who accompanied the exhibition at the ICFF.


German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design

Friday, 13 June 2008

On 24 June 2008, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, together with the Seoul Design Center, will host the second German-Korean Cooperation Forum on Design at the red dot design museum. Interested designers and entrepreneurs will have the chance to establish interesting contacts and exchange views with a delegation from Korea. The main topic will be “Life Science Design”.


Interview with red dot juror Rainer Hirt

Thursday, 12 June 2008

Rainer Hirt is a member of this year’s international jury of the red dot award: communication design as an expert for the category ‘Sound Design’. The communication designer is founder of the website www.audio-branding.de and co-founder of Anemono Kommunikation, a firm specialised in multisensory corporate brand design. In an interview with red dot, Rainer Hirt talked about the significance of acoustic brand management and his expectations for this year’s adjudication.


red dot award: design concept winner Gerald Wirthenstätter claims first successes

Friday, 6 June 2008

A little over a year ago, the Austrian designer Gerald Wirthenstätter won the red dot: best of the best in the category red dot award: design concept for “Tringa,” an innovative rowboat that can be rowed in the direction the rower is looking. In a conversation with red dot, the designer talked about the success which his distinction has brought him so far.


World Industrial design Day

Thursday, 5 June 2008

On 29 June 2008 the design world will celebrate the first „World Industrial Design Day“. The World Industrial Design Day has been initiated by the international umbrella association of industrial designers Icsid (International Council of Societies of Industrial Design) with a view to offer as of now a fix date every year on which the merits of the profession of industrial designers and their influence on our living standards shall be recalled.