Tracing the Traceur

Architectural Photography as an optic of knowing

  • Emma Nilsson Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Lund University
Keywords: architecture photography, parkour, urban materiality, visual practice


This essay is a photographic exploration of parkour, tracing the experience of the traceur, reflecting upon how photography can destabilize the point of views architecture operates from, and thereby expand the narratives on architecture possible to trace through photography.