Urban Cartographies: Drawings Seen Through Bacon's Painting

Peter Salter, Mark Dorrian (Illustrator), Adrian Hawker (Illustrator)

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Art, architecture and urbanism practice Metis was founded by Professor Mark Dorrian, Forbes Chair in Architecture, and Adrian Hawker, MArch Programme Director, at the University of Edinburgh. Metis has a long history of proposing extraordinary architectures, whether in building form or as interventions in existing spaces. Architect and academic Peter Salter uses the lens of Francis Bacon's painting to view their creative tactics.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)62-69
Number of pages8
JournalArchitectural Design
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 6 Jul 2022

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • Architectural drawing
  • Metis
  • Peter Salter
  • Francis Bacon
  • Architectural theory


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