Red Dot Award: Product Design

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 – Designers and manufacturers are now invited to submit their products

From 9 October 2017, designers and manufacturers from all over the world can once again take the opportunity to submit their products to the Red Dot Award: Product Design, one of the world’s largest design competitions. The registration period breaks down into three different phases. Here you can find all important information.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The best communication designers of the year – award ceremony for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 in Berlin

On 27 October, Germany’s capital city will once again become a meeting point for the international creative industry. At the Red Dot Gala in Berlin, designers, agency heads and company representatives from all over the world will come together to celebrate the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017

“Every next big thing starts with a free thought” – thjnk is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2017

This year, the title of honour “Red Dot: Agency of the Year” goes to the full-service agency thjnk. This is the well-deserved recognition for the continuous and above-average design successes of the agency from Hamburg: In 2017 alone, it could win over 21 awards.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Best creative achievements: Museum for Communication Berlin shows exhibition of Red Dot winners

From 29 October 2017 to 14 January 2018, the state of the art of the international creative scene can be seen in the Museum for Communication Berlin: Subsequent to the Red Dot Gala, the studio exhibition “Best Communication Design – Red Dot Winners Selection 2017” will be presented there.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

A look beneath the surface: the use of colour in design

Colouring is more than just the mere decor of a product. It is of central importance, because it has an effect of how a product is perceived and can strengthen the brand recognition. Furthermore, social trends and developments can be reflected by colours.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

More than just lettering: Typography

“By the Way”, designed by Thomas Wirtz, and “Kontrapunkt Miki”, designed by Kontrapunkt Group A/S, perfeclty illustrate the diversity of the category “Typography” in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design.


red dot award: design concept – the next phase begins…

Friday, 22 February 2013

There are less than two months left to register for the pre-judging of the “red dot award: design concept 2013”. The time to submit works in English, German, Chinese or Korean is now. Submissions before 18 April 2013 will avoid late registration fees.


Combined design competence: the biggest red dot jury of all time finds the best international achievements in product design

Monday, 18 February 2013

A competition is only as good as its jury. Every year, red dot invites highly respected experts from the world of design to rate the international contributions to the competition and to award the best products. In 2013, the jury for the “red dot award: product design” will once again assess each piece of work individually and evaluate it with their expert eyes.


"Design Gymnastics" for children: exciting workshops in the red dot design museum

Monday, 18 February 2013

n order to acquaint children with the topic of design, the red dot design museum invites eight- to ten-years-old (first and second class students) to join two workshops of a special kind on Saturday, 16 March 2013: “Design Gymnastics” is on the agenda. The workshops of three hours each will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. under the title “Design Gymnastics: Learn the basics of design with open eyes”. They aim at fostering children’s creative talent and curiosity about their environment as well as equipping them with the basic principles of design.


red dot award: communication design 2013 - from 25 March it is time to: Inspire the world!

Friday, 15 February 2013

As in previous years, red dot is searching for outstanding creative achievements that set standards for design excellence. In a few weeks, clients of communication design works, designers, agencies as well as students and young professionals are invited to take up their chance to participate in the competition. From 25 March, creative doers and minds of the communication design industry can hand in their best works in 21 categories.