Xiamen International Design Week

Red Dot in China 2016

From 29 October until 1 November 2016, Red Dot brings the world of design to the International Conference and Exhibition Center of the South-East-Chinese metropolis Xiamen: For the fifth time in a row, Red Dot is the major partner and trade fair organiser of the Xiamen International Design Week (XIDW). In an interview, Red Dot CEO Professor Dr. Peter Zec gives insights into the successful fair and his talks about his personal highlight.

Red Dot in Berlin

Awarding ceremony, exhibition and after show party

On 4 November 2016, the time will have finally arrived for the Red Dot Gala in Berlin where communication designers and marketing professionals will be honoured for their extraordinary achievements in design. At the Konzerthaus Berlin, the best of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design will receive their trophies.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Application phase 2017 begins

From 24 October 2016 onwards, designers and manufacturers can enter their products for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 – one of the largest product competitions in the world. For more than 60 years, it has offered a fair and independent design benchmark.


Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2016

The Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2016 has been chosen: Serviceplan has won the day in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design. With its innovative campaigns, this partner-led agency proved to be the strongest service provider as demonstrated by its 11 Red Dot and five Red Dot: Best of the Best awards in this year’s competition.

Red Dot on Tour

“La valeur du design”: Red Dot exhibition opened in France

On Wednesday, 14 September 2016, “La valeur du design” (“The value of design”) opened in St. Etienne, France. Until 8 January 2017, Red Dot awarded products from France and around the world inform visitors of the Cité du Design about the merits and value of good design.

Red Dot Design Museum Singapore

The best products from 2016

The Red Dot Design Museum Singapore features a new collection of the latest innovations from this year’s Red Dot Award: Product Design. The exhibition showcases product solutions with refined technology, improved combination of materials and increased emphasis on users’ comfort and convenience. The exclusive presentation runs until 30 November 2016.

Red Dot on Tour until January 2014 in Berlin

Friday, 13 December 2013

Only until 5 January visitors can visit the exhibition “Best Communication Design – Red Dot Winners Selection 2013“ in the Museum for Communication in Berlin. From online communication to game design and social media – here, the latest trends, marketing tools and communication campaigns are presented. Afterwards, Red Dot on Tour continues: Friends of outstanding design and especially Swiss people can look forward to a further exhibition stop in Basel. On 31 January 2014 “Ausgezeichnet. Red Dot präsentiert prämiertes Kommunikationsdesign 2013 | 2014“ will open.

Red Dot Best Practice: spur for high-class performances

Monday, 9 December 2013

While manufacturers and designers around the world are being invited to register their best designed and most innovative products for the Red Dot Award 2014, Red Dot is presenting a selection of the award-winning works from last year’s competition. The weekly published “Red Dot Best Practice” special informs about outstandingly designed products and the jury’s opinion on the achievements. Moreover, short interviews grant insides into the work of the award-winning designers.

The countdown is on: Early Bird registration ends soon!

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

With the aim to select the best designed and most innovative products of the year, the Red Dot Award has recently started a new round. Until 6 December 2013, companies and designers run the chance to enter their well-designed projects for the coveted Red Dot and benefit from the reduced registration fee of the Early Bird period.

Nordic Design in Essen - Special exhibition “Sweden at its best” until March 2014 in the Red Dot Design Museum

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

The special exhibition “Sweden at its best: Red Dot Award-winning design from the North”, presented by the Red Dot Design Museum, can be visited until 2 March 2014. The products from the High North come from different fields: Well-shaped objects for the domicile, protecting work equipment and innovative products which make life easier, can partly be touched and even tested.

Higher, better, faster, stronger innovations - Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2014 set to begin with full speed ahead

Monday, 2 December 2013

Design is a test of endurance. Will designers be able to last till the end? The race for the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2014 is set to begin on 1 January 2014 – in search of the best ideas, prototypes and concepts for the year, with all possible energy and enthusiasm.