Bram Dewolfs

Founder & President

Placemaker, activist, creative consultant educator. Currently researching and developping co-creative methods on the cross-section of Youth, Placemaking & Urban Pedagy. Skilled in tactile urbanism and participative processes. 

Tom Lootens

Founder & Vice-President

Architect, placemaker & President of BRAL. Project manager of large urban & architectural projects. Passioned about healthy cities and creative & non-formal methods to have an impact on policy and cities.

Placemaker specialised in cultural heritage, sustainability and permaculture. Expert in both theoretical and hands-on processes. Art historian and highly active citizen.

Raf Knops

Founder & Heritage 


Ilenia Tsagatou


Architect, Urbanist, graphic designer and visual artist. Expert in urban sensory approaches and artistic placemaking. 

Dr. Linus VanHellemont


Urban geographer and cultural sociologist. He currently is coordinating a 4-year research project on the topic of mayor urban development conflicts and the role of social imaginaries in Bogota (Colombia), Lima (Peru) and La Paz (Bolivia)., 

Iris Diaz Carrasco


Berlin-based architect and expert in child-friendly cities, safe streets & gender-equal city making. Skilled in social media communication & campaigning. 

Milagros Hurtig

Madrid & Buenos Aires

Architect graduated at University of Buenos Aires, now completing her 4Cities Master in Urban Studies. She is a co-founder of Urban Femina. Expert in placemaking, public art and gender studies.


BRuna Farine

Sao Paolo, Santos & Brussels

Architect and completing the Urban Studies Master in Brussels. Experienced in urban social innovation projects to plan & regenerate public spaces by empowering citizens. Expert in collaborative and collective processes and methodologies.

Sadra Wejdani

Teheran & Berlin

Social Designer, Artist, Placemaker and Bike Activist. Passionate about sustainable innovation, social cohesion and promoting bicycle safety & culture.