International Union of Architects
President of The Order of Architects from Romania AWARDS: 2016: Breeam Awards, shortlist / Architizer A+ Award 2013: European Union Award - Mies van der Rohe for Contemporary Architecture, Nomination 2013: Popular Choice Award, Architizer A+ Awards, New York, Winner 2013: ArchDaily Building of the Year Awards 2012: UAR President’s Award at the National Architecture Biennale, Bucharest 2011: HunterDouglas - Project of the Year Serban Tiganas is one of the most well-known names from Cluj-Napoca and from the entire country in the field of architecture. He is currently the president of the Order of the Architects of Romania, institution inside which he has initiated the study of Architecture as a profession and of The Policy for Architecture in Romania. A graduate of the “Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism in Bucharest, he is also a trainer, preoccupied with the understanding and the evolution of Romanian architecture and especially with its growing impact on peoples lives. He is founder of “Dico & Tiganas“ office in Cluj, also being one of the founding partners of the urbanism office “Planwerk”, with whom he has taken on development strategies for public space architecture in various cities such as Sibiu, Miercurea Ciuc, Cluj-Napoca, Targu Mures, Brașov, Timisoara or Oradea. He teaches to young students at the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism at the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca.