2001–      Artistic Director of Z33 House for Contemporary Art. Hasselt, Belgium

2017–      Curator of the 4th Istanbul Design Biennial (22 Sep–4 Nov 2018). Istanbul, Turkey

2016–      Artistic Director of Atelier LUMA, LUMA Arles. Arles, France

2010–      Head of Master Department Social Design, Design Academy Eindhoven. Eindhoven, The Netherlands

2001–10    Lecturer, Design Academy Eindhoven, Department Man and Well-Being. Eindhoven, The Netherlands

2001–11    Project Manager, Design, Anno ’02. Kortrijk, Belgium

1998–01    Director, Centre for Integral Product Design CEPRO. Waregem, Belgium

1998–99    Host Lecturer, Product Design, Katholieke Hogeschool Limburg. Genk, Belgium

1995–98    Product Manager, Kreon. Antwerp, Belgium

1995–96    Lecturer and host lecturer, Design Theory, Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg, Department Graphic and Advertisement Design. Hasselt, Belgium


1986–1992    Product Design, Katholieke Hogeschool Limburg (former SHIVKV). Thesis: The Game as Metaphor for the Twentieth Century. Magna cum laude. Genk, Belgium


2016–    Member of the advisory board. Fondazione Matera-Basilicata 2019. Matera, Italy

2015–    Member of the advisory board. V&A Museum of Design Dundee. Dundee, Great Britain