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


News

Tuesday, 20 February 2018

The airport in Mülheim becomes a race track: jury members test vehicles

The registration phase of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018 is completed and the jury is waiting in suspense for the assessment of the products. The jurors Lutz Fügener, Ken Okuyama and Martin Darbyshire especially look forward to the judging process in the category “Cars and motorcycles” as they will not only observe the submissions, but also test them. More


Wednesday, 14 February 2018

About leadership, design and work culture: interview with Polish Red Dot winners Piotr Wiśniewski and Paweł Frej of Agencja Reklamowa Opus B

At the recent Red Dot Award: Design Concept, the Polish agency Agencja Reklamowa Opus B was awarded two Red Dots and one Honourable Mention for three of their concepts. The designers Piotr Wiśniewski and Paweł Frej from Agencja Reklamowa Opus B talked with Red Dot about leadership, design and work culture. More


Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Call for entries – Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 starts on 5 March

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 will commence on 5 March. Agencies, designers and companies from around the world are invited to submit their design and creative projects to the international design competition. More


Friday, 9 February 2018

The power of change: Red Dot CEO Professor Dr. Peter Zec about the (re-) design of logos

The crane in Lufthansa’s logo is as memorable as Apple’s apple, Puma’s big cat and Ferrari’s horse. The corporate design and especially the logo are a flagship for a corporation. All the more brave is it to change or renew the own visual identity, like Lufthansa recently did. More


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