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


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Friday, 19 May 2017

Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2017 - Final call for submissions

The submission phase for this year’s Red Dot Award: Design Concept ends on 24 May 2017. Designers only have a few days left to put the finishing touches on their best concepts and prototypes for the submission. More


Friday, 19 May 2017

Red Dot Award: Communication Design - Winners will be published in the Online Presentation

The registration phase of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 is currently underway. The award opens agencies, designers and companies the doors to a worldwide network of creative minds and design-oriented companies, and offers the winners exclusive opportunities to communicate their success. One of the “Winners' Benefits” is the presentation of the award-winning work online on the website of the Red Dot Design Award: Communication Design. More


Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Award-winning design and its makers: the chair “Piuma”

In February, 39 experts from all over the world convened in Essen to assess thousands of objects for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 in a process spanning several days. Only designs that won over the jury with their high design quality were awarded the sought-after distinction “Red Dot”, and the best of them received the highest award “Red Dot: Best of the Best” – among them: the chair “Piuma” by Kartell, designed by Piero Lissoni. More


Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 – Last chance for “Latecomer”

Designers, agencies and companies from all over the world only have until 9 June 2017 to submit their projects for the international advertised Red Dot Award: Communication Design in 18 categories. A 24-member jury will evaluate every single contribution individually and award the Red Dot seal exclusively to those who convince with good design quality and creativity. More


Monday, 15 May 2017

Award-winning design and its makers: “Ageing Wine Bottle”

Once a year, the jury of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design honours projects of high design quality. Among the works which received a Red Dot: Best of the Best, the jury awards the Red Dot: Grand Prix. In 2016, the top individual award was granted to the packaging design “Ageing Wine Bottle”, designed by KOREFE Kolle Rebbe from Hamburg. More


Thursday, 11 May 2017

With the sense of good communication design and creativity: the jury 2017 (part 2)

The heart of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design is its jury. With its expertise, it assesses thousands of submissions each year on the basis of established criteria. In 2017, there are 24 globally recognised experts who meet in Essen, Germany, to jointly decide in a multi-day process about the awarding of the coveted label “Red Dot”. Some of these experts are repeatedly part of the jury. Among others Rainer Hirt, Eric Chang, Kelley Cheng and Michel Chanaud will select the winners of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017. More


Wednesday, 10 May 2017

The backbone of the Red Dot Award: Design Concept: the jury 2017

The final submission phase for this year’s Red Dot Award: Design Concept ends on 24 May. Thousands of futuristic and innovative design concepts, prototypes and ready to launch products will be assessed by the Red Dot jury members in an adjudicating process which lasts several days. More


Monday, 8 May 2017

Communication design on the highest level: excellent sound design

The Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 is well underway. Agencies, designers and companies from all over the world are currently called upon to submit their well-designed and creative works and projects from the field of communication design. A total of 18 categories are available for participation, one of them is “Sound Design”. Innovative productions, e.g. for TV commercials or sound logos, draw attention to their messages in an auditive way and make strategically use of the positive impact of tone and melody. In 2016, in the category “Sound Design” the corporate signet “Deutsche Stimmklinik – The Voiceprint” and the audio branding “The Sound of UniCredit” were granted, among others, an award by the Red Dot Jury. More


Friday, 5 May 2017

Red Dot Award: Communication Design - winners communicate their success with the Red Dot label

The registration phase of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 is currently underway. The Red Dot Award opens agencies, designers and companies the doors to a worldwide network of creative and design-oriented companies and offers the winners exclusive opportunities to communicate their success. One of the "Winners' Benefits" is the use of the Red Dot seal for internal and external communication. More


Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Half-time for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017 – regular registration phase ends on 14 May

Only until 14 May, agencies, designers and companies from around the globe have the opportunity to enter their design and creative achievements during the “Regular” registration phase in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017. “Latecomer” can register their works and projects by 9 June the latest. For participation, there are 18 categories which present the spectrum of international communication design. More