Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Call for entries – Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 starts on 5 March

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 will commence on 5 March. Agencies, designers and companies from around the world are invited to submit their design and creative projects to the international design competition.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

Red Dot on Tour: prize-winning products travel the world

Products that convinced the jury of the Red Dot Award: Product Design regularly travel the world: They are not only showcased in the special and permanent exhibition of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, but also stop at different design metropolises all around the globe. 

Red Dot Design Museum

“Creative Exchange”: exhibition with international communication design in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

From 23 February on, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen, Germany, will present award-winning design from around the world and from North Rhine-Westphalia. The exhibition “Creative Exchange: World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW” will be opened on Thursday, 22 February.

Red Dot Award: Design Concept

Start of the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2018

As of now, designers, design teams, design studios, manufacturers and universities from all over the world can once again take the opportunity to submit their latest visions, ideas, prototypes and design concepts to the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2018.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

„All I need is less” – Hideshi Hamaguchi is part of the Red Dot Jury 2018

The jury of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 is especially glad about support from the designer of the USB flash drive. Hideshi Hamaguchi will assess the entered products together with his jury colleagues with regard to their design quality.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

The power of change: Red Dot CEO Professor Dr. Peter Zec about the (re-) design of logos

The corporate design and especially the logo are a flagship for a corporation. All the more brave is it to change or renew the own visual identity, like Lufthansa recently did.


About leadership, design and work culture: interview with Polish Red Dot winners Piotr Wiśniewski and Paweł Frej of Agencja Reklamowa Opus B

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

At the recent Red Dot Award: Design Concept, the Polish agency Agencja Reklamowa Opus B was awarded two Red Dots and one Honourable Mention for three of their concepts. The designers Piotr Wiśniewski and Paweł Frej from Agencja Reklamowa Opus B talked with Red Dot about leadership, design and work culture.


Call for entries – Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 starts on 5 March

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 will commence on 5 March. Agencies, designers and companies from around the world are invited to submit their design and creative projects to the international design competition.


The power of change: Red Dot CEO Professor Dr. Peter Zec about the (re-) design of logos

Friday, 9 February 2018

The crane in Lufthansa’s logo is as memorable as Apple’s apple, Puma’s big cat and Ferrari’s horse. The corporate design and especially the logo are a flagship for a corporation. All the more brave is it to change or renew the own visual identity, like Lufthansa recently did.


“Creative Exchange”: exhibition with international communication design in the Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Thursday, 8 February 2018

From 23 February until 3 June 2018, the Red Dot Design Museum in Essen, Germany, will present award-winning design from around the world and from North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). The exhibition “Creative Exchange: World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW” will be opened on Thursday, 22 February at 7 p.m.