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.


Guided tours & talks at the Alte Münze Berlin

Monday, 24 September 2012

How much design does a video game contain? Is design rateable? And how does a design bureau become the agency of the year? On 25 and 26 October 2012, Prof. Dr. Linda Breitlauch, Michel de Boer, Jean Jacques Schaffner and the red dot: agency of the year will discuss these and many other questions together with young creative talents.


Avi Avital - the first mandolinist with a Grammy nomination will fascinate the audience of the red dot gala in Berlin

Thursday, 20 September 2012

Young Israeli mandolin player Avi Avital graduated from “Jerusalem Academy of Music“ and is said to be one of the most outstanding soloists of our time. In 2007, he won the renowned Israeli prize for soloists, the “Aviv competition”. In Germany, he was awarded the ECHO for his recording with the “David Orlowsky Trio”.


Success needs to be celebrated - at the Designers’ Night with Alle Farben and Jan Pyroman!

Monday, 17 September 2012

On 24 October 2012, the international design elite will once again come together in Berlin, Germany, in order to experience the brilliant final of this year’s “red dot award: communication design”. Subsequently to the glamorous awards ceremony at the Konzerthaus Berlin, which traditionally stands for prestige and elegance, people will meet at the Designers’ Night. At the Alte Münze Berlin, located at the Molkenmarkt, the proud laureates will party together with representatives from the media, politics and economy until the wee hours.


How strong is Austrian design? An analysis by the red dot institute

Monday, 17 September 2012

Home-made success: For decades now, products from Austria fascinate consumers as well as critics. The internationally orientated red dot design award, organised in Germany, shows this enthusiasm: with 35 distinctions in 2012 alone, more products from Austria than ever before were awarded. A record for the republic in the Alps, which is on 11th position in this year’s country ranking that features all 58 nations which succeeded in the “red dot award: product design”.


"NEXT Service Design" conference in Berlin: exclusive offer for newsletter subscribers

Wednesday, 12 September 2012

From 25 – 28 October 2012 the special exhibition “Design on stage – winners red dot award: communication design 2012” attracts design enthusiasts from all over the world to the “Alte Münze Berlin”. Already prior to this, on 8 October 2012, the scene location becomes a hot spot for creative minds, who want to discuss the design of innovative services together with designers, agencies, brands and leading scientists from Europe within the "NEXT Service Design" conference.