Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The winners are selected!

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design is celebrating its 25-year anniversary in 2017. With its vast experience, the award once again selected this year’s excellent achievements and now the winners of the international competition have been chosen.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Red Dot Gala 2017: The best designers and manufacturers of the year were recognised

On 3 July, the international design scene convened in Essen’s Aalto-Theater for the Red Dot Gala. During the award ceremony, the laureates of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 were duly celebrated. Afterwards, the party went on at the Designers’ Night in the Red Dot Design Museum in the midst of the award-winning products.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Award-winning design and its makers: the T-shirt “Graphi-Tee”

In February, 39 experts from all over the world convened in Essen to assess thousands of objects for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 in a process spanning several days. The best of them received the highest award “Red Dot: Best of the Best” – among them: the T-shirt “Graphi-Tee”, designed by WRAD.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

The Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017 in an interview: innovations of the bike industry, design processes as well as particularities of Canyon’s design

The Canyon Design Team is Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017. Led by Lars Wagner and Peter Kettenring, the Canyon Design Team was honoured for its consistently high design achievements. But what makes the design of the bicycles so special and how do the designers work?

Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017

“Canyon – Design that talks”: exhibition in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Since 1988, one design team, that stands out through its continuously innovative design work, is honoured each year. In 2017, the title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year” went to the bike manufacturer Canyon which is presenting its design achievements in the exhibition “Design that talks” in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen until 27 August.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

With the sense of good communication design and creativity: the jury 2017 (part 6)

The heart of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design is the jury. With its expertise, it assesses thousands of submissions each year on the basis of established criteria. In 2017 Thebe Ikalafeng, Philipp Teufel, Thilo von Debschitz and Akira Kobayashi are part of the jury.


Chris Bangle and the Design Team BMW Group are design team of the year

Monday, 25 June 2007

The design team of the year award this year went to Chris Bangle and his design team from BMW Group. This highest distinction of the renowned red dot design awards was thereby conferred to the design department of a German company.


Creativity par excellence

Monday, 25 June 2007

The design industry looks back at a great event: The awards ceremony of the red dot award: product design 2007 on 25 June 2007 was attended by more than 1000 design experts, politicians, economists, and culture lovers, who congregated from all over the world to honour this year’s laureates in a festive setting in the Essen Aalto Theater. The Late Night Party in the red dot design museum then brought the event to a successful close.


Star chef Frank Rosin prepares the “Winners’ Dinner” – a feast for all the senses

Friday, 22 June 2007

Approximately 400 invited guests, winners of the red dot design award along with their guests, as well as guests of honour from business, politics and the media can look forward to a dinner extraordinaire on 25 June. One of Germany’s most interesting chefs, star chef Frank Rosin and his crew, will ensure an unforgettable evening of sheer indulgence.


The countdown is on for the red dot award: product design 2007 awards ceremony

Thursday, 21 June 2007

The design world is currently zooming in on the city of Essen and its red dot design museum. This Monday 25, June 2007, the winners of the red dot award: product design 2007 will be honoured at a festive ceremony in the Essen Aalto Theater by eminent representatives from design, business, and politics. Design lovers from 29 countries have already announced their attendance.