The prize that visualizes success

The German Design Award directly contributes 
to the overall commercial success. Prizes will only be awarded to projects that truly represent pioneering contributions to the German and international design landscape. The highly esteemed, international jury guarantees this. The German Design Award identifies and presents unique design trends: a competition that advances the design-oriented scene.

The award ceremony for the German Design Award 2017 took place on 10 February.

Personality 2017 is Prof. Dr. h.c. Hasso Plattner
Newcomer 2017 is Benjamin Würkner.

Impressions of the award ceremony: Watch the Video on YouTube.

Impressionen of the award ceremony 2017

The award ceremony of the German Design Award

The award ceremony of the German Design Award 2017 took place at 10 February at the international consumer fair Ambiente in Frankfurt am Main.

Impressions of the jury session 2017

"The special thing about this award is this amazing internationality, which gives you an overview of how design is developing around the globe."

Prof. Peter Eckart, Professor for Design, Offenbach University of Art and Design