Beta competition and its related exhibition – one of the main events of Timișoara Architecture Biennial (Beta) – supports and promotes architecture in its various forms and manifestations, being a relational interface both within the profession and between the profession and the socio-cultural environment in which it operates.

Built space
Interior space
Public space
Graduation projects
Initiatives / Experiments / Visions
Essay
Photography

Built space

housing, commercial, services, institutional, cultural, heritage

Interior space

interior designs, lighting design, scenography (performance spaces)

Public space

squares, streets, pedestrian areas, parks, temporary public spaces, infrastructure, territorial planning, urban/ rural development, urban revitalisations/ restructuring, landscape design, art in the public space

Graduation projects

final graduation projects for architecture and urbanism higher education institutions

Initiatives / Experiments / Visions

architectural speculative projects that reinterpret the role of architecture, projections on the future of the profession, visions, strategies, theories, competitions

Essay

essays - surrounding this year’s theme - responsibility towards the built environment as well as what is still left unbuilt

Photography

photographies - around the theme of responsibility towards the present and future built and unbuilt environment.