Job offer: managing director and artistic director at CIVA in Brussels

17/12/2019 > 14/02/2020

The CIVA Public Utility Foundation is a centre for architecture, landscape architecture and the urban ecosystem. Through its collections and its scientific and cultural programmes, CIVA promotes architecture, urban planning, landscape architecture and the urban ecosystem in the Brussels-Capital Region.

CIVA proposes a varied cultural offer (exhibitions, debates, conferences, book presentations, educational activities, workshops and guided tours, publications, etc.) for a diverse public (general public, children, schoolchildren, students, specialized public, etc.). It provides the public with a library, archives and documentation relating to architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning and the urban ecosystem as well as museum collections (models, drawings, furniture, design, the decorative arts, etc.). More information on the collections and programme can be found at

CIVA will be integrated in the new cultural hub KANAL in the former Citroën building after the conversion of this building is completed in 2023 (

Managed by a Board of Directors, CIVA employs 40 staff members. In the context of the implementation of a new organization chart, CIVA is simultaneously recruiting a Managing Director (MD) and an Artistic Director (AD).

The MD is responsible for the general, financial and administrative management of CIVA. He/she is responsible for the smooth functioning of the institution, library and archives, as well as for communications, in close collaboration with the AD and the CIVA team.

The AD is responsible for the scientific and cultural programme. In consultation with the MD and the CIVA team, he/she composes the programme, identifies and develops the profile of CIVA in the scientific and cultural landscape of architecture, landscape architecture and the urban ecosystem as well as its position at the local, national and international levels.

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