Association of the Belgian Publishers

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Centre International pour la Ville et l'Architecture et le Paysage (CIVA)


Les Editions CIVA specialise in architecture – Belgian and international – in urban and rural settings.
It offers – on its own or as part of a co-publication, in one or several languages – beautiful books dedicated to contemporary and emerging architecture but also the great figures of the 20th century, as well as exhibition catalogues ; les Editions CIVA are also developing several collections, one of which, ‘Ville et architecture’, highlights the architectural heritage of cities such as Riga, Lviv, Krakow, Brussels and its engineering heritage, and more recently, Kinshasa.
Les Editions CIVA also wants to reflect the variety of contemporary practices within the field of architecture in the Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles (the Jeunes Architectures collection).

    • Foundation year: 1999
  • Staff introduction:
    Christophe Pourtois : directeur
    De Wolf Oana : responsable
  • Specialities:
    Social sciences, Fine books, Arts
  • Numerical editions:
  • ISBN: 2-93039
  • Titles number: 40
  • Titles number per year: 3 ou 4
  • National Distribution: Diffusion ADYBOOKS/distribution MDS Benelux
  • Foreign distribution:
    Distributeur France : Librairie Wallonie-Bruxelles à Paris
  • Publication languages: Français-Néerlandais-Anglais
  • Website:

Contact informations

Centre International pour la Ville et l'Architecture et le Paysage (CIVA)
Rue de l’Ermitage, 55
1050 Bruxelles

E-mail : ou
Téléphone : +32 (0)2 642 24 50
Télécopieur : +32 (0)2 642 24 55

Heures d'ouverture : 9h30 - 18h30
Numéro d'entreprise : BE 0466.010.368