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.


red dot award: product design 2008 - Creative industry celebrates new design awareness

Tuesday, 24 June 2008

Everything exciting about the award ceremony and the winners of the red dot award: product design 2008 you can find here in our big award ceremony special!


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.