The Product Design competition has existed since 1954. 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


Friday, 9 September 2005

Juror profile: Thomas Kurppa

The Swede Thomas Kurppa is art director at the Stockholm design company Stockholm Design Lab. This year, he has once again been a member of the ‘red dot award: communication design’ jury. More

Wednesday, 7 September 2005

Juror profile: Uwe Loesch

Uwe Loesch, Professor of Communication Design at the Bergische University of Wuppertal, is one of the most important international contemporary poster designers and one of the jurors of this year’s red dot award: communication design. More

Tuesday, 6 September 2005

BMW Group

DesignworksUSA, the Californian design studio of the BMW Group, will open a new design studio in Singapore in 2006. More

Friday, 2 September 2005

german design standards Volume 2

german design is known around the world for quality standards often associated with the Bauhaus and the HfG Ulm. But what is representative of german design today – how does it combine tradition with concepts for the future? “german design standards Volume 2” features a selection of the most important German companies with detailed portraits and current products. More

Wednesday, 31 August 2005

Steelcase opens new European locations

Steelcase will open or redevelop five new locations over the course of next year to show how Steelcase can provide its clients with a better work experience. More

Tuesday, 30 August 2005

Creative director David Droga founds his own business

The Publicis Group has announced that David Droga, creative director of Publicis Worldwide, will leave Publicis and found his own business. More

Friday, 26 August 2005

Juror’s Portrait: Jean Jacques Schaffner

The Swiss designer und photographer Jean Jacques Schaffner is the founder of the Schaffner & Conzelmann Designersfactory, and he is one of the international design experts of this year’s jury of the red dot award: communication design. More

Tuesday, 23 August 2005

Juror profile: Barbara Schmidt

Barbara Schmidt, German communications designer and owner of the agency schmidt de donno, acted as jury member in this year’s red dot award: communication design. More

Friday, 19 August 2005

Web design: absence of female aesthetic?

A British study has proved that men and women respond in different ways to the design of websites. According to the study, the majority of sites are “biased to men.” More

Thursday, 18 August 2005

Juror profile: Cristina Chiappini

The Italian graphic and new media designer Cristina Chiappini is a pioneer of Italian web design and one of this year’s jurors of the red dot award: communication design. More