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.


AGIdeas International Design Week, Melbourne

Tuesday, 5 April 2005

The 15th annual AGIdeas International Design Week takes place in Melbourne. From 26–29 April 2005, creative talents from around the world will again gather in Melbourne to expand on their design dialogue for mutual inspiration.


Trend Report Bathroom, Heating, Sanitation and Air Conditioning 2005

Friday, 1 April 2005

red dot online Presents the Current Colours, Forms, Materials and Innovations in Sanitary Installations Design has been gaining in significance especially in sanitary installations. Design defines differences. Especially when facing global markets, the design of a product is crucial for its success. High-quality design has developed worldwide as one of the driving forces for innovation in business. Manufacturers have realised this and present ever more innovative products with a great potential to increase their profile and to achieve better brand recognition.


New red dot award: design concept

Friday, 18 March 2005

red dot establishes new award for design concepts in Singapore The internationally renowned “red dot design award,“ which this year celebrates its 50-year jubilee, has extended into the area of “design concept.“ What makes the new “red dot design award” special: as the name suggests, instead of centering on products that have already been introduced to the market, the award focuses on design concepts; on new, creative and exciting ideas and visions. The “red dot award: design concept” is intended to assess and promote truly creative achievements: designers, agencies, design studios, design professionals, student as well as research departments and inventors worldwide are invited to take part in the “red dot award: design concept.” All kinds of innovations and design novelties that have not yet been introduced to the market can be submitted. Participants are invited to register online for the competition from now until July 31, 2005.


Presentation of the new BMW 3 Series Sedan in the red dot design museum

Friday, 11 March 2005

Once again, the red dot design museum lived up to its name as a unique and coveted location for presentations and events. Last Friday and Saturday, the presentation of the new BMW 3 Series Sedan in the red dot museum attracted nearly 6,000 visitors. Amidst one of the most breath-taking sceneries of industrial architecture, the BMW subsidiary in Essen presented the new Sedan.