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Diana Balmori


General Information


Occupation: Landscape Architect, Urban Designer

Resident City: Washington D.C.

Resident State/Province: District of Columbia

Resident Country: United States

Sources: http://www.balmori.com/


Specialties


No specialties on record


Jobs


Employer: Balmori Associates, Inc.

Title: Founder and Design Principal

Country: delete

Notes: http://www.balmori.com/


Employer: Cesar Pelli and Associates

Title: Partner for Landscape

Country: delete


Employer: Yale University

Title: Appointment at Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies

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Collaborators


No collaborators on record


Apprenticeships


No apprenticeships on record


Awards


Name: Harry Chapin Media Awards, Judges Award


Name: Design Arts Program Grant

Description: by the National Endowment for the Arts


Name: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant


Name: Carolyn Foundation Grant


Name: American Institute of Architects/American Society of Landscape Architects


Exhibitions


Title: "Thresholds: Limits of Perception"

Description: at the Eighth Floor Gallery

City: New York

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Notes: group exhibition


Title: "Shadows and Reflections: Two Natural Gardens in an Unnatural Landscape"

Description: at the CASA Gallery

City: Tokyo

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Start Date: October 21, 1996

End Date: November 08, 1996

Notes: also at Osaka, Japan, May 1996


Title: "The Farmington Canal Greenway" as part of "Urban Revisions"

Description: at the Museum of Contemprary Art

City: Los Angeles

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Start Date: March 01, 1994

End Date: May 31, 1994


Title: School of Architecture Faculty Exhibit

Description: at Yale University

City: New Haven

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Start Date: October 01, 1993

End Date: November 30, 1993


Title: "The Farmington Canal Greenway,"

Description: at the Eli Whitney Museum

City: Hamden

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Start Date: May 01, 1989

End Date: June 30, 1989


Title: "This is Not a Flower Show: An Installation of Cycles of Landscape"

Description: at the World Financial Center Winter Garden

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Start Date: February 01, 1989

End Date: March 31, 1989


Title: School of Architecture Faculty Exhibit

Description: at Yale University

City: New Haven

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Start Date: October 01, 1997

End Date: October 30, 1997


Notable Projects


No projects on record


Education


Institution: University of California at Los Angeles

Department: Architecture

Degree: Doctor of Philosophy


Licensing


No licenses on record


Professional Affiliations


Organization: U.S. Commission of Fine Arts in Washington D.C.

Role: Member


Publications By


Title: Saarinen House and Garden: A Total Work of Art

Co-author: Roy Slade, and Gregory Wittkopp

Notes: photography by Balthazar Korab


Title: Transitory Gardens, Uprooted Lives

Co-author: Margaret Morton

Publisher: Yale University Press


Title: Redesigning the American Lawn: A Search for Environmental Harmony

Co-author: F. Herbert Bormann and Gordon Geballe

Publisher: Yale University Press

Notes: Second Edition


Title: Trails for the Twenty-First Century: Planning, Design, and Management Manual for Multi-Use Trails

Co-author: Charles A. Flink, Peter Lagerwey, and Robert M. Searns

Publisher: Island Press

Notes: ed. Karen-Lee Ryan


Title: Beatrix Farrand, American Landscapes: Her Gardens and Campuses

Co-author: Diane McGuire and Eleanor McPeck

Publisher: Sagapress


Title: Landscapes that Renew

Publication: Sustainable Architecture: White Papers.

Publisher: Earth Pledge Foundation


Title: "The Sustainable Metropolis: Landscapes that Renew"

Publication: Metropolis

Url: http://www.balmori.com/


Title: "The Case of the Death of Nature: A Mystery," The Sex of Architecture

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams


Title: "A New Kind of Park,"

Publisher: Landscape Transformed, Academy Editions, Academy Group Limited, Architectural Association and Royal Academy of Arts


Title: "Hedges: Living Fences,"

Publication: Essay for Between Fences exhibit National Building Museum in Washington, DC

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press


Title: "Reframing the Work of City-Making"

Publication: Korean Landscape Architecture Magazine


Title: "Bilbao, Abandoibarra-Viertel,"

Publication: TOPOS, European Landscape Magazine


Title: "Cranbrook: The Invisible Landscape,"

Publication: Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians


Title: "Park Redefinitions,"

Publication: The Once and Future Park

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press


Title: "Making Magic Carpets,"

Publication: Kew--Magazine of the Royal Botanical Gardens


Title: "Architecture, Landscape and the Intermediate Structure: Eighteenth-Century Experiments in Mediation,"

Publication: Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians


Title: "Public Space, Public Life: Designing a Public Life"

Publication: Modulus 21, Politics: Architecture

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press


Title: "About Landscape: A Theoretical Stance,"

Publication: Progressive Architecture


Title: "The Cold Spring Symposium: What is Landscape?"

Publication: Places


Title: "The Arts and Crafts Garden"

Publication: Tiller


Title: "Beatrix Farrand: The Process of Design,"

Publication: Beatrix Farrand: Fifty Years of American Landscape Architecture


Publications About


No publications about on record