About Incognito Timișoara

Timișoara! A city that inspires a multitude of states, emotions, moments, and experiences.

Trying to define the city, you discover that Timișoara is actually far from any stereotype. The city expresses diversity, energy, courage, creativity, and initiative.

A mix of cultural influences, from music and art to gastronomy and architecture.

Or, as we like to say, unity through diversity.

Timișoara was and is an open-minded city, and one thing stands out: freedom - of movement, of expression, of being as you are.

Capture in images the freedom that Timișoara inspires, and register now for the Timișoara Incognito free photography call at one or more of the 3 thematic actions:

  • Urban Exploration - you have free reign to capture emotion and the vibe of the streets;
  • Cultural Enthusiast - capture the effervescence of the cultural program;
  • Architectural Heritage - explore the local heritage from new perspectives.
Participation Information

Send the photos to the email address [email protected] by June 20th, 2023.

The top 3 winning photos from each category will be awarded. The best-selected photos will promote Timișoara in meaningful European contexts through a catalogue and a collective exhibition.

Technical specifications for participation in the contest:

  • Long side - 3500 px Resolution - 300 dpi
  • Black and white or colour
  • Post-processing interventions are accepted.
Participation regulation

Step 1 - Take one or more photos that fit into the three proposed themes in the participation information.

Step 2 - Send the photo/photos to the e-mail address [email protected].

Step 3 - A jury composed of specialists will evaluate your photo.

If you have any kind of questions, don't hesitate to contact us at the following e-mail address: [email protected].

The procedure for collecting the prizes will be communicated to the winners within 15 days from their announcement by the jury members.

Participation Restrictions:

The extended TM2023 team composed of members of the Timiș County Culture and Art Center teams, the Timisoara Project Center, the Timisoara 2023 Association - European Capital of Culture as well as the TM2023 volunteers, are not allowed to participate in this campaign.


  1. 3 x First Prize - €300
  2. 3 x Second Prize - €200
  3. 3 x Third Prize - €100

The contest is organized in partnership with the West University - Faculty of Arts and Design, and the jury is made up of Mădălin Mărienuț, Ion Gherman, and Constantin Duma. Good luck to everyone!


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