The German Design Award is the international premium award of the German Design Council. Its aim: to discover, present and reward unique design trends. Every year, therefore, the award is presented to high-calibre entries from the fields of product and communication design, all of which are pioneering in their own way in the international design landscape. The German Design Award, initiated in 2012, is one of the most recognized design competitions worldwide and enjoys a high reputation far beyond the specialist circles.
German Design Council
The German Design Award is presented by the German Design Council, the German brand and design authority. Its mission from the highest level: to represent the German design scene. Founded in 1953 as a foundation on the initiative of the German Bundestag, it now supports the international business community in consistently achieving brand value through design. This makes the German Design Council one of the world‘s leading competence centers for communication and brand management in the field of design. In addition to business associations and institutions, the exclusive network of foundation members includes the owners and brand managers of many well-known companies.
The award ceremony for the German Design Award2020 will take place on February 7, 2020 in Frankfurt.