Christian Kieckens


1951   °Aalst
1974   Graduate architect, Higher Institute Sint-Lucas Gent
1980 - 2016   Teaching commissions at different institutes [Ghent, Antwerp, Tilburg, Liège, Eindhoven, London]
1983 - 1992   Co-founder, graphic design of the publications of Stichting Architektuurmuseum v.z.w.
1984 - 1986   Collaboration with Paul Robbrecht, Hilde Daem and Wim Cuyvers
1990 -   Guest lectures, colloquia and workshops at different architectural institutes in Belgium and abroad
1996 - 1997   Guest professor at the Institut Supérieur d'Architecture Saint-Luc de Wallonie, Liège
1999 - 2003   Member of the Advising Committee of the art magazine Aprior, Brussels
1999 - 2002   Professor -chair 'Buildingness'- at the Technical University, Eindhoven
2000 - 2002   Master Diploma Unit, Architectural Association, London
2001   Attendance on the Master Class of the Vlaams Bouwmeester bOb van Reeth and Rijksbouwmeester Jo Coenen
2003 - 2010   Assistant professor at the Henry van de Velde University College Antwerp, Department of Design Sciences
2003   Attendance on the Master Class of the Vlaams Bouwmeester bOb van Reeth and Rijksbouwmeester Jo Coenen
2005 -   Supervisor on interventions in the urban site along the River Dender, Aalst
2007 - 2013   Head of the Study Area 'Architecture & Culture', Design Sciences, University College Artesis, Antwerp Curator ADSL 2008 Sampling, ADSL 2009 Serendipity, ADSL 2010 Happiness, ADSL 2011 Congruence, ADSL 2012 Transformer, ADSL 2013 Dissolution
2010 - 2013   Member of the museum expert committee of the Design Museum Ghent
2011   Lecture at the Pecha Kucha #11 event, Ghent
2011   Lecture 'EducationResearchPractice' at the Technical University, Eindhoven
2011   Lecture at NTNU, Norwegian University, Department of Architectural Science, Trondheim
2011   Co-organisation of the 'How to make Europe?' Lecture Series, Antwerp, i.c.w. VAi / deSingel, Artesis University College
2011   Attendance on the workshop ]pyblik[, Saint-Josse, Brussels
2011 - 2012   Member of the editorial board of the Yearbook Architecture in Flanders 2010-2011, VAi
2011 - 2012   Professor Design Sciences, Program coordinator and president of Architectonic Design, Department Architecture, Artesis University College Antwerp
2012 - 2013   Professor Design Sciences, Program Architectonic Design, Department Architecture, Artesis University College Antwerp
2012   Lecture 'DidatticaRicercaProfessione' at the Politecnico, Milano
2012   Lecture 'CHCK' for Archipel, Ghent
2013 - 2016   Professor Design Sciences, University of Antwerp
2013   'Curating Architecture', conference participation with Lars Müller, NTNU, Trondheim, 2013 11 07
2013   Lecture 'M for Divine Detail', Technical University Eindhoven, 2013 06 13
2013   Lecture "Shifted Columns and Adapted Recurrences", UGent, 2013 05 02
2013   Lecture "Design Made in Belgium", University of Ghent, 2013 03 11
2014 - 2015   Ad interim editor of the Architectural magazine A+
2014   Lecture '2014x1642', Joker week on 'The Corniche', UGent, 2014 04 02
2014   Lecture 'A Book with no Title', Modulor Student Council Cultural event, Antwerp, 2014 03 20
2014   Interview on Klara Radio, 2014 02 15
2014   Lecture '1974', CM-series #6, 2014 03 13
2014   Lectures organisation 'NL VL Reset 2014', icw Christoph Grafe, Vai / deSingel, Antwerp
2014 -   Member of the Commission for artistic interventions, Province of West-Flanders
2015   Lecture organisation icw Vai, Christoph Grafe, Maxime Peeters
2015   Lecture, deSingel, Antwerp, 2015 04 28
2015   Lecture, Civa, Brussels, 2015 02 25
2016   Interviews on Klara Radio
2016   Guest lecturer master studio architecure, ArtEZ, Arnhem
2017   Guest lecturer at Maastricht Master Architecture


  Christian Kieckens lives and works in Brussels.