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.


Getting ready to celebrate the future

Monday, 15 October 2012

The red dot design museum in Singapore will be transformed; dignified and almost silent on most nights, on 19 October 2012 it will all change. Heart thumping beats, flashing lights and excited crowds will form the atmosphere of the “red dot award: design concept” awarding ceremony.


Interview with "red dot: best of the best" laureate No Picnic

Friday, 12 October 2012

Home recording has become an important part of today’s music culture. Sounds and beats are to be arranged and processed to very high standards in virtual studios. For example with the Propellerhead Balance, a 2-in/2-out audio interface for recording and playback, specifically developed to satisfy the needs of the target group. Thereby, the audio interface features an overall clear and neat arrangement: It is oriented toward daily use in a studio and allows musicians to capture spontaneous ideas.


Most innovative client: Mercedes-Benz receives the title of honour "red dot: client of the year 2012"

Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Mercedes-Benz is the “red dot: client of the year 2012”. Since 2010, this honorary title is awarded to the client who supports to a special degree the competence of agencies – or his own communication designers – who translate good ideas into an expressive form by means of creative designs: Mercedes-Benz consistently sets new standards in product design as well as in communication design. No other company has been more successful in this year’s competition and thus receives the title of honour “red dot: client of the year 2012”.


Insights into the "red dot award: product design 2012" - interview with Prof. Ben van Berkel

Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Architect and red dot juror Professor Ben van Berkel was selected to design the Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam in 1990 and co-founded UNStudio in 1998. He realised projects such as the Moebius House (1993/1998), the Museum Het Valkhof (1998) as well as the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart (2006). His Arnhem Central Transfer Terminal is scheduled for completion in 2013. Ben van Berkel has taught at Princeton, Columbia University and the Berlage Institute, among others. He is currently professor and Dean of the Architecture Department at the Städelschule in Frankfurt am Main and has co-authored a significant number of essays and monographs.