Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Latecomer registration ends on 10 February 2016

The last registration phase for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 ends on 10 February: Manufacturers and designers from all around the world are currently registering their products for the renowned design competition.

“Tõnis Käo: ‘Design as Experiment’, Retrospective”

Exhibition on the life’s work of Tõnis Käo in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

From 22 January until 3 April 2016, the special exhibition “Tõnis Käo: ‘Design as Experiment’, Retrospective” presents an overview of the life’s work of the pioneer in system design Tõnis Käo in the Red Dot Design Museum.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2016

Early submission period ends on 27 January

Designers, manufacturers, studios and universities from all over the world are invited to submit their design concepts, prototypes and ready to launch products for the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2016. The Early submission phase ends on 27 January.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Top class design: The best cars of 2015

81 products received the highest single distinction "Red Dot: Best of the Best" in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015. Only four cars were honoured with the sought-after award.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016

Participation period is fixed

The participation period for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016 is fixed. On 29 February the creative competition will start into a new year. Once again, communication designers, marketing experts and young talents are invited to enter their best projects and campaigns.

“¡Viva el Diseño!”

Red Dot Design Museum Essen hosts exhibition of Spanish designs

Until 28 February 2016, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany will be hosting the special exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain”.


Red Dot Award: Product Design – These are the Winners’ Benefits (Part 4/4)

Monday, 8 February 2016

The registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016 ends on 10 February. Currently, designers and manufacturers from all around the world submit their objects for the renowned product design competition. Winning the Red Dot opens the doors for them to a worldwide network and offers exclusive options for communicating their success. The Winners’ Benefits are, amongst others, wide-coverage online publications on the award-winning products on the platform Red Dot 21, in the Red Dot App, and in the Online Presentation.


Red Dot Award: Communication Design – Why to take part?

Friday, 5 February 2016

Receiving the renowned Red Dot acts as proof of the excellent design achievements of professionals and up-and-coming talents alike, thus symbolising a seal of quality of their ability. Companies in particular are realising more and more that not only the quality of their products but also their communication design leads to an essential unique selling proposition on the market.


“Addressing a much larger group of people” – Red Dot winner stories in the media

Thursday, 4 February 2016

The world’s best product design for 2016 will be chosen in only a few weeks. It’s a bold claim, but Red Dot has proven time after time to be the one award to fulfil it. A completely independent expert jury from more than 20 nations, that signs a strict code of honour and is looking at some 5,000 physical product entries on-site – this is an unparalleled scenery in the world of awards. No wonder, then, that the winners face an ever-growing interest by the media.


“¡Viva el Diseño!”: exhibition of Spanish designs in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen only until 28 February

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Since roughly 20 years, more and more objects from Spain are entering the global competition “Red Dot Design Award”. Many of them are continuously getting awarded by the international Red Dot Jury. Only until 28 February 2016, a prize-winning selection is on show in the special exhibition “¡Viva el Diseño! Red Dot winners from Spain” in the Red Dot Design Museum in Essen/Germany.


Red Dot: Junior Award – The platform for young talents

Friday, 29 January 2016

The Red Dot: Junior Award is one of each year’s highlights within the Red Dot Award: Communication Design. Many submissions by young talents are fascinating and stunning in a way that make our jurors ask: Is this really a junior work?