“The art of listening to the landscape,
hearing its story and working with it
to design change”

Publications & Lectures 2017-11-15T14:48:25+00:00

Publications

2012 Paysage : Topscape & CD : ‘Milano, Il Parco Verga’
2012 Green Places : ‘The Land Girls’
2007 ‘Landscape Design @ UK’ pub PACE (contributor)
2006 ‘Oxford Companion to the Garden’ edited by Patrick Taylor, pub OUP (contributor)
2002 ‘Nuovi Paesaggi – storia e rinnovamento del giardino botanico in Italia’ edited by Antonio Piva & Pierfranco Galliani (contributor)
2001 ‘Cinque Paesaggisti per Milano’ : pub Architettura del Paesaggio Profiles projects by Diana Armstrong Bell
2000 Architects Journal : Sculpting the land in Milan
1999 Politecnico Bovisa. Progetti per l’area dei gasometri
1998 Architects Journal : Chiron Campus, Suffolk
1998 BBC Gardeners World : Private Garden in Essex
1992 Landscape Architecture Europe : National Gallery, Sainsbury Wing
1987 ‘Ville Giardini’ : Private Garden, Chiswick
1986 ‘Oxford Companion to Gardens’ edited by Geoffrey & Susan Jellicoe, pub OUP (contributor)
1985 ‘Landscape Design’ : ‘An Oasis in the Desert – the Arabian Gulf University, Bahrain’

 


Committees / Advisory Roles

2016 Clapham Society : Clapham Common & Open Spaces Group
2016 Advisor to Clapham Common Management Advisory Committee ‘Trees, Landscape & Ecology Group’
2004-
2006
Chair of Clapham Common Masterplan Sub-Committee for CCMAC
2002 Invited by Comune di Milano to participate in judging international competition for Forlanini
Park, Milan

Talks

2017 Parco Franco Verga, Milan – Writtle University College
2015 ‘Front Garden or Car Park’ for the Scrutiny Commission on Equality Streets – Parking in a Liveable, Lambeth
2013 ‘Landscape as Art’ – Invited by Orbis charity, London
2012 ‘Let the Land Speak’ – Invited by Orbis charity, London
2012 ‘Il Grande Parco Verga, Milano’ – at EcoTechGreen conference, Padova, Italy
Click to see Diana’s interview on YouTube
2002 International Congress on Botanic Gardens at Politecnico di Milano
2001 ‘Parco Certosa, Milano & Other Projects’ Invited by Italian Association of Landscape Architects

 


Teaching

2004-
2006
Inchbald School of Design – design tutor
1981-
2000
University of Greenwich, design tutor – Honours degree course in Landscape Architecture

 

Invited lecturer at:
Kingston University
Ravensbourne College of Design & Communication
Oxford School of Architecture
Southbank University
London Polytechnic of Central London
Manchester Polytechnic
Writtle Agricultural College
Essex County Council