123 highlights

of the Timișoara 2023 Cultural Programme

Financed by Timiș County Council

January

Concert
January

Ana Lugojana, by Filaret Barbu

Timișoara House of Culture
Festival
January

Festival of Lights

National Museum of Banat
Film projection
January

Secret map. Places and people

Timișoara House of Culture in co-production with the West University of Timișoara
Exhibition
January-March

Paul Neagu. A retrospective

National Art Museum of Timișoara, Salonul de proiecte Association

February

17-19 February

Opening Timisoara 2023

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Exhibition
from 17 February

Adina Pintilie. You are another me – A cathedral of the body

Manekino Film, Kunsthalle Bega, Center for Projects Timișoara
Exhibition
February-March

Bright Cityscapes – Mirroring the Ecosystem

Politehnica University of Timișoara in partnership with FABER
Exhibition
17 February – 23 April

Chronic desire – Sete cronică

Center for Projects of the Timișoara Municipality
Exhibition
from 17 February

Mircea Nicolae – Small Things, Precious Things

Salonul de Proiecte, Center for Projects Timișoara
Fair
February

Harababura Vintage Fair

La Figurat Association
Exhibition
17 February – 31 December

Kimaera

Kinema Ikon and Arad Museum Complex
Performing arts, Immersive theatre
February-November

Parallel City – Fabric

Diogene Cultural Association and the "Csiky Gergely" Hungarian State Theatre
Exhibition
15 February – 5 May

Peter Jacobi & Ritzi Jacobi. Dialogue of forms

Triade Foundation
Exhibition
18-26 February

Post-education

Doar Mâine Association
Performing arts
February-March

Remix ID

Meta Spațiu Association
Intervention by MAIO Architects
February-November

Living spaces – Nursery. 1306 plants for Timisoara

Ordinul Arhitecților din Romania — Filiala teritorială Timiș
Workshops, Exhibitions
17 February – 15 December

Minitremu Space

Minitremu Association
Exhibition
17 February – May

Victor Brauner: Inventions and magic

Centre Pompidou, National Museum of Art Timișoara , Art Encounters Foundation, French Institute in Romania
Performing arts
February

Zambara Kabarett

Solidart Association

March

Performing arts
26-31 March

Bros, by Romeo Castellucci

National Theater ”Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
Performing arts
31 March – 27 May

Cargo X Timișoara

Rimini Protokoll and Basca Theatre
Performing arts
March

Impulse – Radio Live Show

French Institute of Timișoara
Performing arts
March-June

Spotlight Heritage

Politehnica University of Timișoara, National Museum of Banat
Concerts
13-18 March

WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln

“Banatul” Philharmonic Timișoara

April

Festival
April

Analog Mania

Timiș County Youth Foundation
Exhibition
15 April 2023 – 15 February 2024

Baroque Reloaded

Timișoara National Museum of Art
Theatre
7-8 April

Urban Body

Giuvlipen, Intercultural Institute of Timișoara
Workshop
April

Cultural Management Academy

EUNIC
Film projection
26 April

The secret map. Timisoara through the glass eye

Timișoara House of Culture in co-production with the West University of Timișoara
Conferences
April

Ideas that change the world: Orhan Pamuk, Olga Tokarczuk, Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Jean-Marie Lehn

West University of Timișoara
Performing arts
24-30 April

Ink, by Dimitris Papaioannou

National Theater ”Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
Performing arts
1-30 April

Kalakuta Republik, by Serge A. Coulibaly

National Theater ”Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
Performing arts
April-August

The Parallel City – Iosefin

Diogene Cultural Association and "Csiky Gergely" Hungarian State Theatre

May

Performing arts
1 May – 30 June

Alma, by Fabrice Murgia

National Theater "Mihai Eminescu" Timișoara
Concert
May-September

Baroque Watermusic

"Timișoara Baroque Festival" Association
Exhibition
May-July

Art Encounters Biennial – 5th edition. My Rhino is not a Myth. Art-Science-Fictions

Art Encounters Foundation
Performing arts
May

DansNomad

Unfold Motion
Exhibition
May-June

Extr-activism Decolonising Space Mining

Foc și Pară Association
Festival
May

TESZT – Euroregional Theatre Festival Timișoara

"Csiky Gergely" Hungarian State Theatre
Fair
May

Harababura Vintage Fair

La Figurat Association
Concert
May-October

Magic Lights at the Castle

National Museum of Banat
Installation
May-June

Sound Narratives

Simultan Association
Concerts
30 May – 2 June

National Orchestra of France

“Banatul” Philharmonic Timișoara
Conference
19-20 May

Post-education

Doar Mâine Association
Cultural intervention
May-July

ROD Urban

Documentor Association
Exhibition
18 May – 7 July

Scores for Anthropocene. Notation, movement and immateriality in contemporary sculpture

Triade Association
Exhibition
5 May – 5 December

Sculptura: de la monumental la efemer

Triade Association
Concert
May

Stabat Mater, by Giovanni Pergolesi

Timișoara House of Culture in partnership with the Solaris choir and the Equinox Chorus (Belgium)
Forum theatre
May

Théâtre de l'opprimé, Paris

Intercultural Institute of Timișoara
Performing arts
17 May

Trans Lucid

Identity.Education

June

Theatre
22 June

A girl’s story, by Sarah Kohan

National Theater "Mihai Eminescu" Timișoara
Performing arts
25 June

Frames și Shapes

Noi Re-Creăm Association
Theatre
June

Diptych, by Peeping Tom

National Theater "Mihai Eminescu" Timișoara
International meet-up
June

European Dancehouse Network Think-In

European Dancehouse Network & AREAL
Performing arts
June

Danube Women

German State Theatre Timișoara
Festival
June

Flight Festival

Flight Foundation
Festival
17-18 June

Festival of Ethnicities

The Culture and Art Center of Timiș County
Festival
June

Huniade Castle Medieval Festival

National Museum of Banat
Exhibition, Installation
1-30 June

Spotlight Heritage

Politehnica University Foundation
Theatre
3 June

The Storm, by Alessandro Serra

National Theater "Mihai Eminescu" Timișoara
Exhibition
29 June – 30 july

Herstory of our Queer Futures

Identity.Education
Theatre
June

Notes of a Madman and The Wedding, by O. Koršunovas

National Theater "Mihai Eminescu" Timișoara
Film projection
28 June

Secret Map. Music and other phases

Timișoara House of Culture in co-production with the West University of Timișoara
Festival
June-July

Impuls Festival

French Institute of Timișoara
Festival
30 June – 3 July

JAZZx

PLAI Cultural Center, National Museum of Banat Timișoara
Festival
June

Launmomentdat in the park

La Figurat Association
Performing arts
June

Lucky Dust

Institute of the Present Association
Exhibition
29 June – 30 July

Museum of Queer History and Culture in Timișoara

Identity.Education
Performing arts, Concert, Workshop
24 June – 1 July

Pride TM

Identity.Education
Performing arts, Immersive theatre
June-November

The Parallel City – Elisabetin

Diogene Cultural Association and the "Csiky Gergely" Hungarian State Theatre
Concerts
June

Radiant Orchestras

Trib'Art Association
Cultural intervention
June-September

ROD Rural

Documentor Association
Concert
June

Santino Spinelli

Intercultural Institute of Timișoara

July

Exhibition
2-12 July

Now, the impulse is to live!

Minitremu Association and tranzit.ro
Performing arts
July

Ethnic Love Mix 12

META Spațiu Association
Exhibition
20 July – 20 September

Parallels

National Art Museum Timișoara, Matica Srpska Novisad Gallery
Exhibition
14 July – 14 September

Maria Louizou. Six Breaths per Minute

Minitremu Association
Theatre
23 July

The infernal comedy, by Michael Sturminger, with John Malkovich

National Theater "Mihai Eminescu" Timișoara
Performing arts
July

Youth without Old Age and Life without Death

Prin Banat Association

August

Performing arts
5 August

Chameleon Company

Noi Re-Creăm Association
Festival
24-27 August

Codru Festival

Codru Festival Association
Performing arts
August

DansNomad

Unfold Motion
Cultura intervention
August

ROD Vulnerable

Documentor Association

September

Concerts
September

Altenburg Gera Theater. Gurr-Lieder

Philharmonic "Banatul" Timișoara
Exhibition
September-October

Bright Cityscapes UrbanLab

Politehnica University of Timișoara in partnership with FABER
Exhibition
September-October

Brâncuși: Romanian sources & universal perspectives

National Art Museum Timișoara, Art Encounters Foundation, French Institute of Timișoara
Exhibition
September

CozZzmonautica

Foc și Pară Association
Festival
September

Dare! Stories from the neighbours – Art Bridges Fest

Timișoara House of Culture
Festival
1 September – 29 October

Moving Fireplaces Festival

Prin Banat Association
Festival
September-October

Eufonia Festival

“Banatul” Philharmonic Timișoara
Festival
September-October

Eurothalia European Theatre Festival

German State Theatre Timișoara
Festival
September-October

in: v z b l festival

Solidart Association
Fair
September

Harababura Vintage Fair

La Figurat Association
Film projection
27 September

The secret map. Public frenemies

Timișoara House of Culture in co-production with the West University of Timișoara
Exhibition
1-3 September

Ingo Glass. Primary shapes and colors in space

Triade Foundation
Forum theatre
September

Kuringa

Institutul Intercultural Timișoara
Festival
September

Slowing Down Festival

CRIES – Resource Centre for Ethical and Solidarity Initiatives
Theatre
September

The Cherry Orchard, by A. Chekhov, directed by Tiago Rodrigues

National Theater “Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
Artistic residence
September

Muzicon

Antagon Cultural Association
Exhibition
September

Perfoming 89

Institute of the Present Association
Exhibition
28 September – December

Peter Jecza. Monumentality "without a monument". Unrealized projects

Triade Foundation
Instalation, Exhibition, Conference
September

Progress. Paradigm shifts

Simultan Association
Exhibition
1 September – 30 November

Retracing Bartók

Jazz Updates
Conference
14-15 September

Roma in the 21st century European culture and anti-Roma racism

European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture, Intercultural Institute of Timișoara, West University of Timișoara
Festival
September

Sabotage Festival

La Figurat Association
Exhibition
September-October

Symbiosis. Reshaping Reality

Avantpost Group

October

Theatre
19 October

Alma, by Fabrice Murgia

National Theater “Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
Performing arts
October-November

DINAM. Contemporary dance season

Unfold Motion
Festival
October-November

The Old Music Festival

“Banatul” Philharmonic Timișoara, "Societatea Musica Antica" Association
Festival
October

Românești Cave Festival

Academic Cultural Foundation Timișoara
Festival
October

International festival of animation and theatre for children

Merlin Theatre
Festival
24-27 October

Timișoara International Literature Festival –West of East / East of Vest

Politehnica University Foundation
Film projection
25 October

The secret map. Three centuries of liquors on Bega

Timișoara House of Culture in co-production with the West University of Timișoara
Performing arts
14 October

Freedom?

Identity.Education
Performing arts, Concert, Workshop
1-30 October

LGBTQIA+ History Month

Identity.Education
Fair
1-30 October

Sit+Read Artbook Fair

La Figurat Association
Workshop, Presentations, Exhibitions
October

Art education weekend

Doar Mâine Association

November

Theatre
30 November

Darwin's smile, one-woman show by Isabella Rossellini

National Theater “Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
Film projection
29 November

The secret map. Sweet walls, tasty bastions

Timișoara House of Culture in co-production with the West University of Timișoara

December

Theatre
29 November

Everywoman, by Milo Rau

National Theater “Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
Festival
29 December 2023 – 2 January 2024

Festival of Lights

National Museum of Banat
Fair
December

Harababura Vintage Fair

La Figurat Association
Film projection
7 December

The secret map. How to defend a fortress

Timișoara House of Culture in co-production with the West University of Timișoara
Theatre
3 December

My exalted youth, by Olivier Py

National Theater “Mihai Eminescu” Timișoara
The information synthesized in this chart is for informational and orientational purposes only. The data or titles of projects and events may be updated by organisers. The European Commission is not responsible for any use of the information contained in this material. Additional information related to the cultural program: timisoara2023.eu / [email protected]