The Product Design competition has existed since 1954. Its award, the Red Dot, is an internationally recognised quality seal. The best products receive the Red Dot: Best of the Best award.

» Red Dot Award: Product Design

The competition for Design Concepts and prototypes is held annually in Singapore. The highest award for the best of all concepts is the Red Dot: Luminary which includes prize money of SGD 5,000.

» Red Dot Award: Design Concept

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design is geared to agencies, designers and companies from around the world. The best piece of work in a category receives the top award “Red Dot: Grand Prix”.

» Red Dot Award: Communication Design


News

Friday, 27 May 2005

Vision Plus 11: Needs, Trends and Themes for Information Design

From 7 to 9 July, the hard core of information design, as Erik Spiekermann calls it, will meet to delineate the wide application options of information design and to sketch out the prerequisites for its success. More


Friday, 20 May 2005

BFF Congress in Hamburg 2005: China – Photography, Art & Advertising Today

For the third time, the BFF Congress is addressing the pictorial and design production of a particular country. Following Japan and Italy, the focus in 2005 will be on China making the catchphrase in Hamburg from June 17th – 18th: The East is illuminated with China’s new world-class photographic arts. More


Friday, 6 May 2005

Furniture Trends 2005

As in every year, the current and future trends of contemporary living design are being presented, and this year too there are of course many interesting and exciting things to see. Philippe Starck, for instance, who is always good for a surprise, shows a desk lamp with a pistol-shaped stand and the telling name “Gun Lamp.” Politically engaged design or bad taste? Anyways, Starck knows how to be a polarising figure. More


Thursday, 28 April 2005

1. International Competition for Life Science and Design

Visionary Medicine: Life Science Design “Concepts for a better life” - this is both slogan and objective of the life science design award: concepts. Designer and business people, researchers and scientists are called on to cooperate in developing trendsetting concepts for products of life science. More


Thursday, 21 April 2005

Registration red dot award: communication design 2005 now online!

The red dot award: communication design enters the next round! Designers and companies can now register their examples of creativity and outstanding design with the red dot award: communication design 2005 here online. More


Thursday, 14 April 2005

Summer Session Domus Academy

From 4 – 15 July 2005, the Domus Academy is holding this year’s Short Courses in the areas of industrial design, business design and jewelry design. More


Thursday, 7 April 2005

Designing Designers 2005

On April 16, the sixth edition of the international conference Designing Designers will be held during the Milan Furniture Fair at the exhibition centre. This year’s conference focuses on the dialogue between Orient and Occident. More


Tuesday, 5 April 2005

AGIdeas International Design Week, Melbourne

The 15th annual AGIdeas International Design Week takes place in Melbourne. From 26–29 April 2005, creative talents from around the world will again gather in Melbourne to expand on their design dialogue for mutual inspiration. More


Friday, 1 April 2005

Trend Report Bathroom, Heating, Sanitation and Air Conditioning 2005

red dot online Presents the Current Colours, Forms, Materials and Innovations in Sanitary Installations Design has been gaining in significance especially in sanitary installations. Design defines differences. Especially when facing global markets, the design of a product is crucial for its success. High-quality design has developed worldwide as one of the driving forces for innovation in business. Manufacturers have realised this and present ever more innovative products with a great potential to increase their profile and to achieve better brand recognition. More


Friday, 18 March 2005

New red dot award: design concept

red dot establishes new award for design concepts in Singapore The internationally renowned “red dot design award,“ which this year celebrates its 50-year jubilee, has extended into the area of “design concept.“ What makes the new “red dot design award” special: as the name suggests, instead of centering on products that have already been introduced to the market, the award focuses on design concepts; on new, creative and exciting ideas and visions. The “red dot award: design concept” is intended to assess and promote truly creative achievements: designers, agencies, design studios, design professionals, student as well as research departments and inventors worldwide are invited to take part in the “red dot award: design concept.” All kinds of innovations and design novelties that have not yet been introduced to the market can be submitted. Participants are invited to register online for the competition from now until July 31, 2005. More