Open lecture Wednesday 29. May at 1500: Metis: Mark Dorrian and Adrian Hawker Constructions
Bio: Mark Dorrian holds the Forbes Chair in Architecture at the University of Edinburgh and is Co-Director of Metis, an atelier for art, architecture and urbanism. His research spans topics in architecture and urbanism, cultural history, landscape studies, media theory and visual culture, and his writing has appeared in key international journals in these fields. Mark’s books include Writing On The Image: Architecture, the City and the Politics of Representation (2015) and (co-edited with Frédéric Pousin) Seeing From Above: The Aerial View in Visual Culture (2013). He was recipient of the 2017 Tamayouz International Supervisor of the Year Award and in 2018 he was awarded the first Monument Trust Visiting Fellowship at the Department of Prints and Drawings, British Museum.