Mark Glassner

Open Call co/rizom

"We’d love you to be our next POD. We dream of a world where sustainable consumption of authentic products is the norm and artisans can make a living from their craft. To make this happen we need talent and passion."  – co/rizom

Who is co/rizom looking for?

They are convinced that it requires 3 essential competences to build a successful craft business.

If you are

  • a traditional artisan
  • a creative with an idea based on a traditional craft
  • or someone who would like to support a local craft  

register & apply with your concept by August 31st, 2022.

Meet the co/rizom Jury!

  • Alice Stori Liechtenstein, Curator at Schloss Hollenegg for Design
  • Gilles Massé, FRANKBROS Curator & GMM / WallpaperSTORE*
  • François Leblanc Di Cicilia, Commercial Manager co/rizom
  • Gabriel Roland, Director of VIENNA DESIGN WEEK

What they offer

The co/rizom incubator:

  • a 24-week step by step process
  • simple digital tools
  • funding for a small 3-5 piece collection
  • input from renowned creative, global marketing & sales experts
  • participation in curated global shows
  • public relations & communications
  • distribution & sales of your collection

What they need from you

  • a great idea to join forces & form a POD*
  • to follow the step-by-step process to realize your collection & assist team members who are less familiar with digital tools
  • to consider our experts’ input when presenting your designs & the final collection

*at least one other POD member should be in the same country/area as the artisan

How to apply

  • register
  • describe your idea  
  • prepare a simple business plan
  • invite your POD members