About - Beta Competition

The Timisoara Architecture Biennial (Beta) is a platform for dialogue and collaboration, whose ultimate goal is to improve the process through which we build our cities.

Beta 2022 aims to generate a responsible dialogue on architectural education, training and professional practice, as well as to stimulate the involvement and professionalization of methods of dialogue and collaboration between the representatives of the trinomial administration – professional body- civil society


Beta Competition

Beta Competition is one of the main events with an euroregional opening (DKMT1) from the Timișoara architecture biennial Beta, organized by the Romanian Order of Architects – Timiș Territorial Branch.

Beta Competition and its related exhibition supports and promotes quality architecture in all its forms and manifestations, being conceived as a relational interface both within the profession and between the profession and the socio-cultural environment in which it operates.

The competition is open to all those who contribute to the creation of quality architecture in the Euroregion DKMT, of which architects, urbanists, landscape architects, scenographers, light artists, graduates of architecture / interior architecture / urban planning / visual arts / design, engineers, IT-ists, public administrations, NGOs, sociologists, psychologists, critics, theorists, philosophers etc.

Participants can submit works realized in the past two years (finalized projects / proposals / projects that reinterpret the role of architecture, including essays on housing) in the following seven categories: 1.Built space, 2.Interior space, 3.Public space, 4.Graduation projects, 5.Initiatives / Experiments / Visions, 6.Essay and 7.Photography.

Registration deadline is 28th of July.

  • 1 Euroregiunea DKMT este o regiune europeană de colaborare transfrontalieră (DKMT indicând teritoriul cuprins între Dunăre-Criș-Mureș-Tisa) care include, în prezent, județele Timiș, Caraș-Severin, Arad și Hunedoara din România, județele Csongrád și Bács-Kiskun din Ungaria și provincia Vojvodina din Serbia.
Built space
Interior space
Public space
Graduation projects
Initiatives / Experiments / Visions
1. Built space
2. Interior space
3. Public space
4. Graduation projects
5. Initiatives / Experiments / Visions
6. Essay
7. Photography

Beta Competition is taking place online, on the competition.betacity.eu website, available in Romanian and English.

More details on eligibility and participation conditions can be obtained by consulting the competition Rules available on the website.