Epitaph

In deep grief over the death of jury member Michel Chanaud

With deep sadness, the Red Dot Team bids farewell to Michel Chanaud who died on Monday, 8 January 2018 all of a sudden.

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

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

Gisbert Brunner and Rüdiger Bucher: concentrated expertise from the watch industry in the Red Dot Jury

This year, Gisbert Brunner and Rüdiger Bucher will once again be part of the Red Dot Jury, the heart of the Red Dot Award: Product Design. Their opinion is especially important for the category “Watches”.

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”. 


“Homo Ex Data”: successful exhibition opening in Hong Kong

Friday, 1 December 2017

Until 27 May 2018, visitors to the HKDI Gallery can explore “Homo Ex Data – The Natural of the Artificial”. It showcases Red Dot awarded products and innovations which illustrate the impact and challenges of digitisation, and demonstrate exemplarily with which solutions designers face them. The exhibition was officially unveiled on Friday, 24 November 2017.


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

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

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.


Red Dot’s legendary Designers’ Night in Taiwan – in the awarded OMNI nightclub in Taipei

Thursday, 23 November 2017

On 21 November 2017, the Designers’ Night came to Taiwan once again after four years. For the first time, this event was held in a nightclub in Taipei – in the “OMNI Nightclub”, which was awarded in the interior design category with the Red Dot: Best of the Best in 2017.


Young Professionals Application Day – 50 free places in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

On 6 December 2017, designers who have graduated within the past five years have the chance to apply for one of 50 free registration places in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018. If they win an award, the young professionals benefit from extensive and free measures.