Brecht Demeulenaere

Brecht Demeulenaere was born in 1973 in the Western part of Belgium. He studied Art Sciences and Archaeology at the University of Ghent.

Currently Brecht is the director of het Huis van Alijn, a Museum concerning the culture of everyday, focusing on 20th century heritage and life. He is also the co-president of the OMC group on Cultural Awareness and Expression within the EU. Until recently he was the director of the CANON Cultural Unit, the central body of the Flemish Educational Ministry dealing with culture education.

He lives in Ghent with his wife and three children.