Lise Coirier

Co-Founder & Director

Lise Coirier, French by birth, has lived and worked in Brussels for 30 years. She has been running her consultancy agency Pro Materia for over 20 years and has always been involved as an entrepreneur in projects that she imagines from scratch. Founder and editor-in-chief of TL Magazine_True Living of Art & Design since 2008, she publishes this bi-annual (bilingual FR / EN) print and online magazine dedicated to contemporary culture, art and design. Lise Coirier has also initiated numerous European projects such as Human Cities and Glass is Tomorrow. She is an exhibition curator and has written numerous books, including Le Guide des Métiers d’art à Bruxelles et environs (ed. Best of Publishing / Fondation pour les arts, 1998 – 2000), Design in Belgium – 1945-2000 (ed. Racine, 2002), Label-, Belgium is Design (ed. Stichting Kunstboek, 2015 – 2010), the monographs by Xavier Lust (ed. Stichting Kunstboek, 2008) and Anne Derasse (ed. Betaplus, 2014), Glass is Tomorrow (ed. Pro Materia / Archibooks, 2015)… Since 2016 she has opened the Spazio Nobile gallery in Brussels with her partner and husband Gian Giuseppe Simeone, specialising in contemporary applied arts, design and photography.

Contact Lise Coirier,, +32 475 53 19 88