The Product Design competition has existed since 1955. Its award, the Red Dot, is an internationally recognised quality seal. The best products receive the Red Dot: Best of the Best award.

» Red Dot Award: Product Design

The competition for Design Concepts and prototypes is held annually in Singapore. The highest award for the best of all concepts is the Red Dot: Luminary which includes prize money of SGD 5,000.

» Red Dot Award: Design Concept

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design is geared to agencies, designers and companies from around the world. The best piece of work in a category receives the top award “Red Dot: Grand Prix”.

» Red Dot Award: Communication Design


Thursday, 8 February 2018

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

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. More

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

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

Until 9 February 2018, designers and manufacturers from all over the world have time to register their best products for the Red Dot Award: Product Design. If the submissions are awarded a Red Dot, the laureates profit from the use of the extensive Winner Package. Apart from the use of the Winner Label, it comprises amongst others the presentation of the product in exhibitions all around the globe. More

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

„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. Within the framework of the evaluation process which lasts several days, Hideshi Hamaguchi will assess the entered products together with his jury colleagues with regard to their design quality. More

Friday, 26 January 2018

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 – Putting design to the test

Until 9 February 2018, designers and companies have the opportunity to register for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 and subject the design quality of their best products to scrutiny. More

Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Seal for good design quality: the Red Dot Winner Label

The Red Dot logo serves consumers as orientation. It ensures that a brand is associated with excellent design quality in the long term and thanks to its striking appearance alone, a great deal of attention is generated for any product market with it. More

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

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”. More

Friday, 12 January 2018

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. With expertise, dedication and warmness, the creative mind has served as a Red Dot juror and has inspired his jury colleagues and the Red Dot Award personnel alike. More

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Designer Arman Emami, the winner of several Red Dot Awards, in an interview about his way of working and the future of design

Emami Design from Germany maintains his lead. In 2017, the design studio again reached the first place in the Red Dot Design Ranking for design concepts. Arman Emami talks about his career and his visions of design with Red Dot. More

Wednesday, 3 January 2018

Start of the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2018

The Red Dot Award: Design Concept is entering the next phase: 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 one of the world’s largest design competitions. More

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

Red Dot Award 2017: looking back on the design highlights of the year

Record submissions, successful gala events, an anniversary, special exhibitions and a re-opened museum – Red Dot can look back on a successful year 2017 with numerous events. More