In 2012 he was awarded the Excellence Diploma for Special Contributions in Promoting Romanian Architecture at the National Architecture Biennial.
Vlad Gaivoronschi is an architect and professor at the Polytechnic School of
Timișoara, the Faculty of Architecture. There are 25 years since he founded
ANDREESCU & GAIVORONSCHI, an important team in the field of Romanian
architecture. In 2008 he became a member of the Professional Practice
Commission of the International Architects’ Union (PPC/UIA) and in 2010 the
president of the Architects’ Order, the Timiș branch. He has authored more than
80 projects in architecture, urbanism, interior design, restoration, more than 50
of which are materialized.
The most important projects brought him over 40 nominations and awards, 7 of
which at an international level. In 1997, The tensile membrane covering structure
for the Badea Cartan Market Timisoara obtained The ECCS European Steel
Construction Award and in 2008 and 2010 City Business Centre and Harmonia
Seniors Residence Timisoara were nominated at “MIES van der ROHE” European
prize for architecture. City Business Centre Timisoara obtained also The Romanian
GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL Prize in 2009.
He took part in exhibitions in Romania and abroad, from Budapest, Vienna,
Leipzig, Szeged, to Istanbul (the Romanian exhibition at the UIA Congress),
Thessaloniki, Brussels, Trier, Barcelona, Singapore and Tokyo. In 2010, his work
City Business Centre Timișoara represented Romania in the exhibition Sustainable
Architecture in Europe, at the European Parliament, and was selected for World
Architecture Festival, Barcelona, 2010.
Among the published books, there are: “Patterns of Traditional Space”, Bucharest,
Paideia, 2002, national nomination at Romanian Biennial, “The (Post)Modernist
Discourses of Architecture”, Arhitext Design Foundation, 2008 (with Ioan
Andreescu), nomination at Bucharest Annual 2009, Identity and Alterity in the
Urban Space, Arhitext Design Foundation, 2009 (with Ioan Andreescu). The book
“50/60 The West University Timisoara Project” obtained the national nomination
at Romanian Biennial and the prize at Timisoara Annual of Architecture in 2014.
Some of his works are to be found on important sites as www.archdaily.com,
www.architizer.com, www.worldarchitecturenews.com, www.archifloor.com,
www.archilovers.com., and the panel “Quality of architecture” is on the UIA/AIA
In 2012 he was awarded the Excellence Diploma for Special Contributions in
Promoting Romanian Architecture at the National Architecture Biennial.