Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

The best of the year of the creative industry have been chosen!

The results of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 are now available. The international Red Dot jury has chosen the best entries of the year from a total of 7.451 submissions.

“Formosa Forms”

Exhibition on Taiwanese design at Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris

From 4 until 8 September 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen organises “Formosa Forms - Contemporary Tradition in Taiwanese Design” at the Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris, France.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016

Registration period starts at the end of October

Innovations wanted: On 26 October, the registration period of the Red Dot Award: Product Design will begin. With the help of the jury of experts, the international competition appraises the best products of the year.

China Good Design

Communication Salon successfully held in the Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany in Beijing

On the occasion of the start of China Good Design, 104 top-class guests of the Chinese design and economic scene visited the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Beijing. The first “Communication Salon” was held under the motto “Good design for China” by Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of Red Dot.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Awarded designers on their design approach

Which certain design approach pursue successful designers? Red Dot talked to some people behind the products which were distinguished with the highest single award "Red Dot: Best of the Best" in this years’ product competition.

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

Highly efficient and emotional: LED technology in the lighting sector

During the International Year of Light, technologies are focused which reduce the global emissions of greenhouse gases: for example, through the use of light-emitting diodes - LEDs. How different LEDs are already used in current designs, is shown by selected lights.


Introducing a brand new category in the "red dot award: design concept 2013" - Part 2 of 3

Monday, 3 June 2013

As technologies evolve, new norms and new products are created. The “red dot award: design concept” has also evolved to adopt new norms and products: the result is three brand new concept categories, all poised to receive innovative ideas that will give everyone an insight into what designers are envisioning for the future.


Business trip to Europe: Korean visit in the red dot design museum

Wednesday, 29 May 2013

On 28 May 2013, the red dot design museum was delighted to welcome a twelve-headed delegation from Korea. The group of representatives was composed of members of the National Assembly belonging to the “Industry, Trade & Energy Committee”, as well as delegates of the “Korea Institute of Design“, the “Korea Management Corporation“ and the “Korea Radioactive-waste Management Corporation“.


Presenting the entries at the "red dot award: design concept 2013" - Part 2 of 3

Tuesday, 28 May 2013

The presentation boards are the key to delivering creative ideas to the red dot jury. Over the years, the jurors have commented on what would be effective for them when it comes to reading the ideas presented. In the second part of this series, Dr. Kim Chul-Ho, Song Kee Hong and Tapani Hyvoenen give helpful advice.


red dot congress in the Café Moskau Berlin: “Success by Game Design: Transmedia Challenges and Potentials”

Friday, 24 May 2013

On 17 October 2013 red dot organises an exclusive conference on game design in the legendary Café Moskau in Berlin. “Game Master” Dr. Linda Breitlauch, Professor at the Mediadesign University of Applied Sciences in Düsseldorf, will accompany the guests through the discussion. Thematically it explores the topics of gamification, serious games, technology transfer and transmedia. The exclusive convention is meant to show agencies, freelancers and inhouse creatives to what extent game design has an impact on advertising and industry.


Introducing a brand new category in the "red dot award: design concept 2013" - Part 1 of 3

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

As technologies evolve, new norms and new products are created. The “red dot award: design concept” has also evolved to adopt new norms and products: the result is three brand new concept categories, all poised to receive innovative ideas that will give everyone an insight into what designers are envisioning for the future.