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.


The Design Management Europe Award Launch in Eindhoven

Wednesday, 20 June 2007

On 7 June 2007 in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, the organizers of the DME Award hosted the official start of the project and the design management competition for micro, small, medium and large companies.


Martha Trojnarski and Sergej Haas Photograph Cover of red dot design yearbook 2007

Tuesday, 19 June 2007

Every year, red dot gives creative young photographers the chance to feature one of the award-winning products of the red dot award: product design as a “Design Feature of the Year” on the cover of the red dot yearbook. This year’s Design Feature 2007 was created by Martha Trojnarski and Sergej Haas, two communication design students from the Bergische Universität Wuppertal.


Order now: red dot design yearbook 2007/2008!

Friday, 8 June 2007

Good is not good enough: The best of international product design, presented in the current edition of the ‘red dot design yearbook 2007/2008’ Despite the challenge posed by global competition there are winners in every industry: Companies which are successful internationally and which manage to maintain their position as global players. But what do these companies do differently?


red dot award: product design 2007 – awards ceremony greatly anticipated

Tuesday, 5 June 2007

The countdown is on for the festive awards ceremony of the red dot award: product design 2007 this June 25. Honouring the creativity and success of this year's laureates, the celebration will also allow for inspiring encounters among international guests from design, culture, business, and politics. We invite you to participate at this great event!