Winners’ exhibition

In the midst of inspiring industrial architecture, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents award-winning products in its four-week winners’ exhibition. All products which received the highest distinction “Red Dot: Best of the Best” are staged in the museum’s imposing White Hall.

Portraits of the designers who created the award-winning products complete the exhibition of the successful products of the year. In addition, the Red Dot: Design Team of the Year is traditionally given its own four-week special exhibition.

Red Dot on Tour


In order to internationally spread the idea of design, Red Dot regularly stops at design metropolises all around the globe. A selection of awarded products always joins its travelling. Thus, numerous award-winning designs were already showcased in Tokyo, Moscow, Dubai, Seoul, Prague, Hong Kong, Beijing, and Zurich to name but a few.

This way, Red Dot continuously expands contacts in the world’s most exciting economic zones and fosters the communication between international design studios, companies and the media for the laureates’ benefit. Additionally, Red Dot continues its journey to chosen locations and exclusive occasions.