Design ResidencyDesign Residency

IDPool is looking and

welcomes eager, active

and ambitious designers,

artist, architects and other

creative professionals.

IDPool is a creative laboratory and a production centre in the fields of porcelain, crystal and ceramic, that intends to stimulate the exchange of ideas and experiences between creative artists and high qualified professionals.

IDPool is supported by Vista Alegre Atlantis a company with a long and distinguished history since 1824, and one of the most famous and prestigious brands in the world and aims to support young talent from around the world, offering a unique opportunity to develop projects in the context of Vista Alegre's charming ceramic factory located in Ílhavo, Portugal, a factory that harbors the competence, dedication and knowledge of handmade porcelain and traditional production processes.

Short outline of the conditions:

Participant's selection is made by a committee that will judge technical ability, originality and innovation of the work/portfolio and relevance of the projects submitted by the application.

IDPool will provide good quality, comfortable accommodation with individual living space, connected with the workspace and technical facilities.

IDPool residency is free.