Red Dot Award: Product Design

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 – Fair adjudication of the products live and on site

Manufacturers and designers can enter their best products at the regular rate up until 16 January 2018. “Latecomers” still have until 9 February to register. In March 2018, the jury members will convene for an adjudication process spanning several days in order to test and assess the products.

Red Dot Award: Product Design

The Red Dot jury has been selected: Thomas Lockwood will enrich the expert panel once again

The registration phase of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 is in full swing and the Red Dot jury, the heart of the competition, has already been selected. Thomas Lockwood, a thought leader at integrating design and innovation practice into business, will once again be part of the expert panel.

Red Dot Design Museum

“Homo Ex Data” in Hong Kong: Red Dot Design Museum presents exhibition on design in the era of Big Data

What role will design play in a world in which living circumstances are determined by the generation and transfer of data? The exhibition “Homo Ex Data – The Natural of the Artificial”. 

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

Making the invisible visible – Red Dot: Junior Prize for Sarah Müller

On 27 October, the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design were celebrated.Sarah Müller from the School of Design Ravensburg now holds the Red Dot: Junior Prize. She convinced the jury with her book “See Acoustics – Rhapsody in Blue”.

Red Dot Design Museum Singapore

Museum with a view: Red Dot Design Museum Singapore is now located at the Marina Bay Waterfront

On 19 October 2017, the Museum opened its doors at the present location at the Marina Bay. After some transformations, the iconic edifice now includes several galleries and showcases an exhibition of over 345 futuristic concept.

Red Dot Award: Communication Design

1,200 pages of inspiration: International Yearbook Communication Design 2017/2018 was published

On 14 November 2017, the International Yearbook Communication Design 2017/2018 was published in the Red Dot Edition. All works which readers can discover in the latest Red Dot yearbook were granted a prize by an international jury in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017.


Helsinki looks back on a successful year as World Design Capital 2012

Friday, 30 November 2012

On 29 November 2012, the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) announced the conclusion of Helsinki’s official World Design Capital 2012 year. During the Closing Summit, international guests commemorated the city’s successful yearlong programme and also witnessed the handover of the WDC title to Cape Town (South Africa), which will bear it in 2014.


Heim+Handwerk: Fair for current product ranges for the world of living opened

Wednesday, 28 November 2012

The trade fair “Heim+Handwerk” on the Messegelände München in Munich, Germany, just opened its doors and presents a broad range of products from the fields of building, furnishing and living until 2 December 2012. More than 900 exhibitors from 27 participating countries show the latest trends – from garden and wellness over accessories for living to kitchens.


red dot institute makes a cooperation agreement with Duoc UC in Chile

Friday, 16 November 2012

To provide students with the opportunity of learning relevant information on the design industry on an international level, red dot and Chilean design- and communication school Duoc UC signed an agreement: Students of the degree programme “Design and communication” soon have the chance to complete professional practical training at the renowned red dot institute, increase their knowledge and thus have an international look at this industry. This agreement has been made during the CUMULUS conference “Projecting Design 2012” in Santiago de Chile.


Sharp and award-winning: the knife series by TV cook Sarah Wiener

Friday, 16 November 2012

Kitchen knives are among the most important tools for any cook – nobody knows this better than TV cook and “red dot: best of the best” laureate Sarah Wiener. Just as her cuisine is based on freshness and quality, this knife series, which is named after the celebrity chef, speaks for tradition and form. The series is made up of nine pieces manufactured by Pott, a long-established German knife maker, in a traditional process involving 90 different steps. The blades are extremely tough and rust resistant, as well as flexible and resilient: They stay sharp for a long time and can easily be sharpened at home.