9meter-IMG_1066Lieven Standaert was trained as an engineer in architecture at the University of Ghent, Belgium, then went on to study industrial design at IPO in Antwerp.

His models are on display at the Verbeke Foundation, Belgium and part of the permanent collection.
He is head of Fablab Brussels, the prototyping lab of the engineering department at the Vrije Universiteit Brussels,
where he designed and built the new low-speed wind tunnel, and is developing custom-built CNC-tools with timelab, a Ghent-based fablab.

He wears a T-shirt with Buckminster’s face on it.