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 Award: Product Design

From the Red Dot Judging Hall to the slope: Red Dot awarded winter sports products

Skis, winter jackets and action cameras: in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018, lots of products were awarded that perfectly fit the cold time of the year. In a process spanning several days, 40 well-known experts discussed, tested and evaluated original entries individually and without a preselection.

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 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.


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.


PROUD paper on the added value of co-design

Thursday, 15 November 2012

In our everyday life, we are always surrounded by design: regardless of whether it is the toothbrush you use day by day, a website on which you try to find some information or the infrastructure which surrounds you. Thereby, people put the most different demands on the market. Claims, which need to be satisfied by designers, architects and manufacturers alike. Dealing with peoples’ different perspectives and ideals is a challenge within the design process.


Allow free play to creative ideas

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Too many cooks spoil the broth? As if! The more experts deal with a certain problem, the more diverse and successful the final result may turn out. Especially in the field of design, companies use crowd-sourcing and encourage engineers and designers, to jointly develop ideas for new projects.


Creative and unique: the red dot design museum presents "Digilog 601: Harmony thru Design" by 601bisang from Seoul

Monday, 12 November 2012

After the successful presentation of this year’s prize-winning works in Berlin, Germany, the red dot design museum in Essen, Germany, now showcases the exhibition of the most successful agency of the year, 601bisang from Seoul, as well as a selection of works which were rewarded in 2012. From 16 November till 6 January 2013, the former boiler house of world heritage Zollverein will turn into a place for current communication design at the highest level. The visitors of the exhibitions may look forward to the latest, innovative works in the field of communication design.