The German Design´s Council Premier Prize

The German Design Award is bestowed annually for outstanding achievements in product and communication design by the German Design Council. Personalities from the world of design are also honored. There is also a cash prize for young designers.

2012 German Design Award is the premium award of the German Design Council and the award of award-winners. A reward for outstanding work. Only works that are both pioneering and marketable, and indeed have already proved that they are fit for market, are short-listed.

The competition aims to identify, present, and reward innovative and international design trends. In other words, design that differentiates. In this light, participating is something for the crème de la crème. Winning too.


German Design Award 2012: The video

On February 10, 2012 the German Design Council awarded the winners of the German Design Award. Attentative viewers, anticipation and happy winners. Impressions from the German Design Award Ceremony 2012 in the video.



The German Design Award is the premium prize from the German Design Council and is not identical to the Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany tendered by the German Ministry of Economics and Technology.