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 electric guitar “Revstar”

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 electric guitar “Revstar” by Yamaha and Hamamatsu, designed by Piotr Stolarski, Toshihide Suzuki, Michael Tropper, Joohee Lee, Mark Jones and Volker Pflueger.

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.


ligne roset starts new global image campaign

Tuesday, 18 October 2005

The new image campaign “Leben Sie schön” (“Live beautifully”), which BBDO has developed for the French designer furniture company ligne roset, started on 10 October 2005. It is based on a completely new concept and takes the place of the long-standing previous campaign.


red dot special exhibition at the lifestyle fair in Vienna

Friday, 14 October 2005

On the occasion of the “WOHNDESIGN” lifestyle fair, which takes place from 13 to 16 October 2005 in the Vienna Hofburg, the domizil magazine presents a special exhibition: Two halls will host furniture and objects that have been awarded for high design quality at the internationally renowned red dot design award.


“Light into Life” – The Gwangju Design Biennale 2005

Thursday, 13 October 2005

From 18 October to 03 November 2005, the Gwangju Design Biennale 2005 takes place in Gwangju, Korea, and red dot too will participate, showcasing a selection of award-winning products from this year’s red dot award: product design.


red dot award: design concept 2005: and the winners are...

Wednesday, 12 October 2005

In less than a year of preparation, the competition and adjudication has come and gone. The results of the red dot award: design concept are an exciting insight to what the future will hold.


Ten concepts receive awards from jury in ‘life science design award: concepts’ competition

Monday, 10 October 2005

How can the human sense of smell be used for medical purposes - this was one of the 70 issues the entrants of the first ‘life science design award: concepts’ competition were dealing with. Ten of these concepts received an award from the jury of five.