Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015

The jury has made its decisions - the laureates have been announced

The Red Dot Award is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. To mark the occasion, a particularly star-studded jury was engaged to judge the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015. In an evaluation process spanning several days, the team of experts awarded the best products of 2015.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015

Regular phase has startet!

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015 is in full swing: On 15 April, the Regular phase has started which is going until 21 May. The Latercomer registration is the last possibility to register in the competition. It ends on 19 June.

„Enduring, not ultimate form“

Exhibition on the development “from ‘Industrieform’ to Red Dot”

From 29 June - 23 August 2015, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen and the Ruhr Museum will present the eight-weeks anniversary exhibition „Enduring, not ultimate form“. It will inform visitors about “60 years of design history in Essen. The President of the German Bundestag, Prof. Dr. Norbert Lammert, is the patron.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2015

Jury to decide on the best design concepts of the year

As the end of the late submission period draws to a close, the Red Dot jury eagerly waits to adjudicate the latest collection of futuristic and innovative design concepts, prototypes and ready to launch products that could revolutionise our way of life.

"Design on Stage"

International communication design in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Smart apps, impressing posters or attention-attracting advertising film: Until 3 May 2015 the special exhibition “Design on Stage – Winners Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2014” presents the latest Red Dot awarded creative achievements from around the globe.

“Every Product Tells a Story”

Designs with a story: Red Dot exhibition in Hong Kong

The exhibition “Every Product Tells a Story” grants exciting peeks behind the scenes of design and shows how award-winning design is characterised. Until 31 May 2015, visitors of the HKDI Gallery in Hong Kong can experience the exemplarily selection of designs from various living environments.



125 years Made in Germany (part 5) - these are the brands!

Thursday, 10 January 2013

Until 4 March 2013, the exhibition “German Design Standards - From Bauhaus to Globalisation” narrates the success story of German design and describes it by numerous exhibits. In cooperation with the Neue Sammlung - The International Design Museum Munich, the exhibition in Hong Kong presents selected winning works of the red dot design award, but also iconic products which have become “German Design Standards”. In the fifth part of this series, further masters of German design will be presented.

Council of German Industrial Designers appoints Stefan Eckstein as new president

Thursday, 10 January 2013

At the general meeting of the Verband Deutscher Industrie Designer (Council of German Industrial Designers) Stefan Eckstein has been elected new president. He accepts the office of Susanne Lengyel. Being the founder of Eckstein Design, Stefan Eckstein has a lot of expertise in the field of industrial design which he regularly proves in international competitions.

Create. Furnish. Live. - imm cologne 2013 starts on 14 January 2013

Wednesday, 9 January 2013

What interior design trends will dominate 2013? The imm cologne, where the most innovative furniture trends of the industry from 14 to 20 January 2013 will be presented, is one highlight of the new design year. Right at the beginning, the international furnishing show offers a comprehensive overview of the latest collections of furniture design.

In serious pursuit of day dreams - the search for the best visions, prototypes and concepts of 2013 begins

Tuesday, 8 January 2013

The “red dot award: design concept 2013” has started and design teams, designers, inventors, students, teachers, research institutes, design departments, architects, engineers and anyone with a great design are called on to participate in the competition.

red dot remembers Claudio Salocchi

Monday, 7 January 2013

Italian architect and product designer Claudio Salocchi passed away at the age of 78. Salocchi has been a juror at the "red dot award: product design" in 2004 and 2006 and incorporated his expertise into the fields of jewellery, fashion, accessories, textile design and new materials.