“Juxtapositions”

New exhibition on Red Dot awarded product benchmarks from Taiwan and abroad at the Red Dot Design Area Taipei

From 7 December 2016 – 23 April 2017, the Red Dot Design Area Taipei presents a new exhibition: “Juxtapositions: Red Dot awarded Product Benchmarks from Taiwan and Abroad”. On show are Taiwanese and international objects which were granted a prize in the Red Dot Award: Product Design, one of the internationally largest product competitions. With a view to design, the presentation illustrates where Taiwan is positioned in the world.

Professor Dr. Peter Zec

Red Dot founder received honorary citizenship of Seoul

On 28 October 2016, Professor Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of the Red Dot Award, was awarded honorary citizenship of the City of Seoul. The Seoul Metropolitan Government has been bestowing the title since 1958 to personalities who demonstrate exemplary commitment to the South Korean capital city.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Application phase 2017 has started

At the moment, designers and manufacturers can enter their products for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 – one of the largest product competitions in the world. For more than 60 years, it has offered a fair and independent design benchmark.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016

Photos of the awarding ceremony, after-show party, exhibition and winners

The Red Dot Gala 2016 was a great success. Photos of the awarding ceremony, aftershow party, exhibition and winners in Berlin can be found here.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

“Under the Sign of the Circle” presents Red Dot awarded innovations from Japan

On Thursday, 24 November 2016, a new exhibition opened at the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany: “Under the Sign of the Circle: Red Dot awarded Innovations from Japan”. The collection, comprised of around 100 designs from Japanese designers and manufacturers, will be on show until 19 March 2017.


"The most influential design award in the world" - Brilliant final of the "red dot award: product design 2011"

Tuesday, 5 July 2011

On Monday, July 4th, the "red dot award: product design 2011" was brought to a brilliant conclusion. To celebrate the winners of the well-known product design competition, the who's who of the international design scene met in the architecturally stunning Aalto-Theater in Essen, Germany. The red dot gala cast a spell over more than 1200 guests from around the world. Representatives from all areas of design, media, economy, and politics gathered for the awards ceremony, traditionally hosted by Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, initiator and CEO of the red dot.


Special exhibitions "Design on stage - winners red dot award: product design 2011" and "Grohe Design - Source of Creativity"

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

From 5 to 31 July 2011 the “red dot design museum” presents the special exhibition “Design on stage – winners red dot award: product design 2011”. It introduces the winners of this year’s product design competition who were able to convince the jury with their innovative creations. As the exhibition “A Day by Design” has already been a great success in 2010, this year`s special exhibition themed “Another Day by Design” again presents the visitors prize-winning design according to their daily routine.


"Designing for China" - Prof. Dr. Peter Zec lectured at the CEO dinner of the Knowledge of Design Week, Hong Kong

Friday, 24 June 2011

Since 2006, the Hong Kong Design Center organizes the “Knowledge of Design Week” – an international forum with workshops for aspiring designers and companies who have discovered design thinking as an important tool for corporate success.


"Inspiration and Insight": Interview with Ruifeng Dong - jury member "red dot award: design concept 2011"

Wednesday, 22 June 2011

The red dot award: design concept 2011 is in its final stage and will close soon on 10 July. In late July, the jury will be gathering together to discuss and debate the merits of each submitted design concept and award the very best of 2011.


Concentrated expert knowledge - the jury of the "red dot award: communication design"

Friday, 17 June 2011

The latecomers´ phase of the “red dot award: communication design 2011” ends and for the last time designers, agencies and design offices have the chance to take part at this year`s competition and face an independent, international jury of experts with their creative works.