Danny Devos aka DDV is the coordinator of the Mekano.

DDV started the Mekano in 2009 for the Architecture Division of what was then Artesis Hogeschool, Department Design Sciences.

DDV graduated in 1982 as sculptor at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Gent. Since 1979 he has been involved in over 200 solo or group exhibitions and performances worldwide. He worked as cook, a busdriver, for several stagedesign companies, visual artists including Wim Delvoye's 'Art Farm' in China, and was a teacher at the Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, workshop teacher at several art schools in Europe and Silpakorn University in Bangkok. DDV is also an electronic 'noise' music pioneer as 'Club Moral' with his wife and multi-media artist Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven.