The German Design Council is one of the world's leading centers of expertise on design. As a service provider for businesses, we offer a unique forum for trans-disciplinary knowledge transfer on brand and design.
We support corporations in their brand and design development efforts and communicate the added value of design, both in Germany and beyond its borders.

The winners of the Iconic Awards 2014

The competition honored a total of 48 submissions with the highest award Best of Best. You will find all projects that have been awarded with the Best of Best  and Winner  award in the ICONIC DIRECTORY. Here you can find the winners of the special categories.

German Design Award 2015

The German Design Award is an international premium prize, which successfully enhances the standing of both designers and companies. Prizes will go to topquality products and projects from product and communication design. 

[D3] Contest becomes Pure Talents Contest

The international design competition [D3] Contest will be integrated in the new platform Pure Talents from now on.
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Newsletter und Newsroom. New service of the German Design Council.

Our news service is undergoing change: the Newsletter has become more condensed and we will inform you about all news about the German Design Council and its activities.

In our newly established Newsroom you will find information about projects of our partners and friends from the international design scene.

We will also send daily news to you in our Twitter stream.