Red Dot: Luminary award

The Red Dot: Luminary is the highest level of recognition accorded at the Red Dot Award: Design Concept. It is selected among the Red Dot: Best of the Best winners. The Red Dot: Luminary serves as an inspiration to aspire towards.

2017

Halo City
Beijing Onemile Technology Co., Ltd., China
Team Lead: Yu Lin
Design: Xie Chunlei

Active Cycles (China) Co., Ltd., China
Team Lead: Sun Hanying

2017nom-blood-sos

2017 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Blood SOS
Kim Eui Min, Kim Hee Jung, Lee Won Jin
South Korea

2017bmw

2017 Red Dot: luminary nominee

BMW i Inside Future
BMW Group Designworks
United States


2016

Google Self-Driving Car
Google Inc., United States
Team Lead: Yoojung Ahn,
Design: Yoojung Ahn, Jared Gross, Philipp Haban

2016nom-f-015

2016 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Blood SOS
F 015 Luxury in Motion
Mercedes-Benz, Germany

2016nom-ily-i

2016 Red Dot: luminary nominee

ILY-I
Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd., Japan
Team Lead: Oka Yuichiro

Studio I.T.O Design, Italy
Team Lead: Setsu Ito

2016nom-papier-machine

2016 Red Dot: luminary nominee

PAPIER – MACHINE
ENSCI – Les Ateliers, France
Faculty Advisor: Gilles Belley
Design: Raphael Pluvinage

2015

Boostrac
Hankooktire Co., Ltd, South Korea
Team Lead: Oh Ho kyung
Design: Kang Seung koo, Choi Yoon jin, Samir Sadikhov

Pforzheim University, Germany
Team Lead: Prof. James Kelly

2015nom-fortis

2015 Red Dot: luminary nominee

FORTIS Human Powered Exoskeleton
ROBRADY design, United States
Team Lead: Rob Brady
Design: Jeff Nichols, Erik Holmen, Ryan  Donahue, Steve MacFarlane, Joel Chartier

Lockheed Martin, United States
Team Lead: Keith Maxwell, Patricia Aelker

2015nom-oxygene

2015 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Oxygene
Dalian Nationalities University
School of Design, China
Faculty Advisors: Prof. Bao Haimo, Sun Jing
Design: Guan Yue, Jin Yuqian, Qiao Song, Su Hengchang, Tian Jianzhuang, Wang Chuanyin, Wang Di, Zhang Furong

2015nom-save3

2015 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Save3
Parag Anand, Aditi Singh
India

2015nom-here

2015 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Here – Lamp Desk
Serge Atallah
France

2014

The Copenhagen Wheel
Superpedestrian Inc., United States
Team Lead: Assaf Biderman
Design: Assaf Biderman, Christine Outram, Prof. Carlo Ratti

Senseable City Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States
Team Lead: Carlo Ratti

2014nom-windflock

2014 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Windflock
EMAMIDESIGN, Germany
Team Lead: Arman Emami

2014nom-firstaidblanket

2014 Red Dot: luminary nominee

First Aid Blanket
Zhejiang University, China
Faculty Advisor: Prof. Chai Chunlei, Qiu Yiwu
Design: Cheng Zirui, Jin Qi, Li Zhexin, Li Ziyao, Ma Xuna, Shao Shuai, Yu Yijun

2013

Nest – Rehoming Spent Laying Hens
Massey University, School of Design, College of Creative Arts, New Zealand
Faculty Advisors: Lyn Garrett, Emma Fox Derwin, Matthijs Silijee, John Wells
Design: Stacey Kenny

2013nom-lenify

2013 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Lenify
Lin Ta-Chin Danny
Taiwan

2013nom-kama

2013 Red Dot: luminary nominee

KAMA
Luxun Academy of Fine Arts, China
Du Ban, Prof. Du Haibin, Prof. Hu Haiquan, Zhao Yan

2012

Float Base Station
Huang Hsin Ya, Huang  Pin Chen
Taiwan

2012nom-add-up

2012 Red Dot: luminary nominee

Add Up
National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
Prof. Fan Cheng Kuei, Deng Pei Chih, Hsieh Tsai Ni

2012nom-esetta

2012 Red Dot: luminary nominee

eSetta
Anton Weichselbraun
Austria

2011

Microbial Home
Philips Design
Netherlands

2010

CTRUS Football
AGENT, Mexico
Design: Michel Rojkind, Alberto Villarreal, Victor Alemán, Enrique Fernández, Issac Smeke

2009

SIRIUS Breast Cancer Scanner
Resource Medical Pte Ltd, Singapore

Design Exchange Pte Ltd, Singapore
Design: Song Kee Hong, Ng Teck Tiong, Tarry Lim, Terrence Goh

2008

360
Francesco Sommacal
Italy

2007

Saab AeroX Concept Car
Saab Automobile AB
GM Europe Design
Design: Bryan Nesbitt, Anthony Lo, Alex Daniel

2006-ringfaucet

Ring Faucet
Lim Sun Liang
Singapore

2005

Yoga and Connection Touch
Innovation Design Center of Lenovo Group, China

Skid Scooter
Yong Jie Yu, Singapore

Freewill
Ahn Sang-Gyuen, South Korea