Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 – Last chance for “Latecomer”

Designers, agencies and companies from all over the world only have until 9 June 2017 to submit their projects for the international advertised Red Dot Award: Communication Design in 18 categories. A 24-member jury will evaluate every single contribution individually and award the Red Dot seal exclusively to those who convince with good design quality and creativity.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Award-winning design and its makers: “New Baraka – Building a Home with 30,000 People”

Once a year, the jury of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design honours projects of high design quality. Among the works which received a Red Dot: Best of the Best, the jury awards the Red Dot: Grand Prix. In 2016, the top individual award was granted to “New Baraka – Building a Home with 30,000 People”, designed by denkwerk from Cologne, Germany.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017

The Red Dot jury has made its decision: These are the best products of the year

Manufacturers and designers from 54 countries entered their current product innovations in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017. 39 experts from all over the world convened in Essen to assess each individual object live and in situ in a process spanning several days.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

With the sense of good communication design and creativity: the jury 2017 (part 3)

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. Some of these experts are repeatedly part of the jury. Among others Shu Chang Kung, Renne Angelvuo, Seung Hun Yoo and Jean Jacques Schaffner will select the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Award-winning design and its makers: the fire extinguisher “Saviore”

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 designs that won over the jury with their high design quality were awarded the sought-after distinction “Red Dot”, and the best of them received the highest award “Red Dot: Best of the Best” – among them: the fire extinguisher “Saviore” by ZINIZ, designed by Pei-Lun Sung.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017

Red Dot Award: Communication Design - Winners will be published in the Online Presentation

The registration phase of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 is currently underway. The award opens agencies, designers and companies the doors to a worldwide network of creative minds and design-oriented companies, and offers the winners exclusive opportunities to communicate their success. One of the “Winners' Benefits” is the presentation of the award-winning work online on the website of the Red Dot Design Award: Communication Design.


Juror Profile: Irma Boom

Wednesday, 17 August 2005

The Dutch graphic designer Irma Boom, who is specialising in book design, is one of this year’s jurors of the red dot award: communication design. She has already designed some 200 books and her work has gained her an international reputation.


Architect Santiago Calatrava to build New York WTC station

Monday, 15 August 2005

The Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava will build the new underground station on the premises of the World Trade Center. His plans were approved by the Port Authority at the end of July. The project costs are estimated around 2.21 thousand million US Dollars.


Mercedes Car Group: Positive sales trend thanks to successful design

Friday, 12 August 2005

The positive sales trend at the Mercedes Car Group, which has lasted for several months, is continuing. In July 2005 the group increased the worldwide sales of Mercedes Benz and Smart brand cars by 2.2 percent.


Juror profile: Ruedi Baur

Wednesday, 10 August 2005

A lateral thinker without limits: Ruedi Baur, the Paris-born Swiss graphic designer who is active cross-border between Switzerland and France, was one of this year’s jurors.


red dot: digital media for www.adidas.com/y-3

Monday, 8 August 2005

This year, the special prize ‘red dot: digital media’ has been awarded for the second time. The winner is the internet appearance of the adidas sport style label ‘Y-3’, which has been created by the Frankfurt-based Neue Digitale GmbH agency.