Elisabethlaan 4, B-3080 Tervuren
T. & F: +32(0)2/768 25 10
Mobile: +32(0)475/53 19 88
E-mail: promateria@skynet.be


Established in 1999, Pro Materia is an association which focuses itself on the promotion and the development of arts and crafts as well as design in Belgium. It has created a bridge between traditional and contemporary designers who are just starting their career or are already well-known professionals.
By starting with an innovative approach to material, Pro Materia aims at organizing and assisting all kind of activities connected to design in Belgium and its promotion abroad.
One of its recent reference is the first edition of the "Design Book. Made in Belgium".
Other publications or events over the past three years: "Guide des métiers d'art à Bruxelles et environs" (Arts and Crafts in Brussels and surroundings), "Week-end des artisans, créateurs et restaurateurs" (Week end of crafts, design and restoration), study and active consultancy for the creation in Brussels of the Maison des Métiers d'Art et du Patrimoine asbl (House of Arts and Crafts and Heritage), radio programmes on arts and crafts and design (paper and textiles, wood, stone, metal), …

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