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 “Omni Nightclub Taipei”

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. Only groundbreaking received the highest award “Red Dot: Best of the Best” – among them: the Omni Nightclub Taipei by The LOOP Inc., designed by Etai-Space Design Office.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Top honour for first-class achievement – Canyon is Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017

The title of honour “Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2017” goes to Koblenz: The Canyon Design Team will be included in the “Hall of Fame” of international design for its consistent and unparalleled design performance. This year alone, two bicycles were awarded the top award, Red Dot: Best of the Best.

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

“Design on Stage”: exhibitions of international top achievements

Award-winning products from all fields of everyday life are currently in the focus of the Red Dot Design Museum in Essen, Germany. In the former boiler house of the Zollverein coal mine World Heritage Site, visitors discover the best products of the year in the exhibition “Design on Stage – Winners Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017” until 6 August.

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

Award-winning design and its makers: “PHILIP”

Once a year, the jury of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design honours projects of outstanding design quality. The Red Dot: Grand Prix is the highest single distinction and goes to the best work in a category. In 2016, among others, Rosenthal’s customer magazine “PHILIP”, designed by “MILCH + HONIG designkultur” was granted this prize.


More impressions from the award ceremony of the red dot award: product design

Thursday, 14 July 2005

On 4 July 2005 it was time again: This year’s winners of the red dot award: product design were honoured at the festive award ceremony on the stage of the Essen Aalto Theatre.


Adidas and Porsche jointly establish a premium sports brand

Wednesday, 13 July 2005

The adidas-Salomon AG and the Porsche Design Group have decided to join forces for the future. In a long-term strategic partnership, the two companies intend to establish a hi-tech premium brand in the sports sector.


BMW: Record sales with innovative design

Tuesday, 12 July 2005

The BMW Group has once again accelerated its rate growth in June. Never before have as many vehicles been sold in a single month as in June 2005. In terms of sales, the entire first half of 2005 was also the most successful in the BMW Group’s history.


Phillipe Starck initiates Combination of Industry, Brand and Design

Monday, 11 July 2005

On the occasion of the „Brand & Designers China Initiative 2005“ (BDCI) in Shenzhen lasting from 25th until 28th October 2005 there will be a large exhibition and a conference on brand and product design in China for the first time. More than 700 exhibitors and 30.000 visitors from all over the world will be expected.


Icograda expands its professional membership

Friday, 8 July 2005

As the newest provisional full members Icograda welcomes AIGA (USA), the Designers’ Association of Singapore (Singapore), the Israel Community of Designers (Israel) and the South African Graphik Design Council think (South Africa).