Till-Holger Borchert, General Director of Musea Brugge will take on new tasks within the organization. Starting April 1st, Borchert will be released from his duties in order to be able as scientific director to fully focus on research and Musea Brugge’s international relationships with museums, galleries, collectors, artists and the academic world.
After the recently completed reorganization of Musea Brugge, Till-Holger Borchert will use his broad network and expertise to enhance the international reputation of Musea Brugge, not least with a view to the future programmation of the recently announced exhibition hall BRUSK.
Borchert has been leading the institution that coordinates Bruges’ thirteen museums since 2014 after being the Chief Curator of the Groeningemuseum for eighteen years and has curated numerous exhibitions on fifteenth and sixteenth century painting in Bruges and abroad. He is a member of CODART since 2002 and since 2016 a board member of the Friends of CODART foundation.
As of 1 April 2021, the management tasks of Musea Brugge will be shared by Jonathan Nowakowski (Managing Director), Elviera Velghe (Director of Public and Exhibitions), Anne van Oosterwijk (Director of Collections), Aleid Hemeryck (Project Coordinator) and Alex Van der Beke (Director of Infrastructure and Safety).