Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017

“Every next big thing starts with a free thought” – thjnk is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2017

This year, the title of honour “Red Dot: Agency of the Year” goes to the full-service agency thjnk. This is the well-deserved recognition for the continuous and above-average design successes of the agency from Hamburg: In 2017 alone, it could win over 21 awards.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

A look beneath the surface: the use of colour in design

Colouring is more than just the mere decor of a product. It is of central importance, because it has an effect of how a product is perceived and can strengthen the brand recognition. Furthermore, social trends and developments can be reflected by colours.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

The kick off of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018: The registration period begins on 9 October 2017

Early Bird, Regular and Latecomer: These three registration phases will again be available for the participants at the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018. The first phase will start on 9 October. Here you can find all further dates.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

More than just lettering: Typography

“By the Way”, designed by Thomas Wirtz, and “Kontrapunkt Miki”, designed by Kontrapunkt Group A/S, perfeclty illustrate the diversity of the category “Typography” in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

International Yearbook Communication Design 2017/2018 presents Red Dot awarded creative achievements

On 14 November 2017, the International Yearbook Communication Design 2017/2018 will be published. It gives an overview in words and pictures of the works which received a prize in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017: from packaging design to posters, typographies, online projects and advertising campaigns to annual reports and apps.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept

The “Omni-Fuse” by VIBRAM and Hankook Tire – Interview with Designer Robert Lee

It is designed to be handled easy and to revolutionise hiking: Omni-Fuse is a design concept that is the result of a collaboration between Hankook Tire and VIBRAM. Red Dot talked to its Designer Robert Lee.


LG Electronics - best brand in this year’s Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

The Red Dot: Brand of the Year 2015 has been chosen: LG Electronics is to receive the sought-after title of honour for its outstanding communication campaigns. The global manufacturer of consumer electronics and appliances won a total of 13 awards in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design.


Tenfold number of visitors: "Xiamen International Design Business Week - Red Dot in China 2015" with record attendance and a new award

Monday, 2 November 2015

300,000 internationale designers, manufacturers and design enthusiasts came together at the International Conference and Exhibition Center of Xiamen and got fascinated by the latest product developments.


From functional style towards design: 1988 and today

Monday, 2 November 2015

Product designs are always an expression of their time. The comparison of statements from 1988 and 2015 shows in which way the role of design has changed in different product areas.


Red Dot honours creative elite in Berlin

Wednesday, 28 October 2015

The world’s best designers of advertising and communication design in Germany’s melting pot: On 6 November 2015, the most convincing campaigns and most creative projects will once again be honoured in Berlin.