Professor Diane Joy Brand

BArch(Hons), PhD Auck, MAUD Harvard, RAIA, NZIA

Distinctions/Honours

University of Auckland Teaching Excellence Award 2006

FNZIA

Areas of expertise

  • Colonial urban design history in the Portugese and British empires
  • Urban waterfronts (bluespace)
  • Twentieth century New Zealand hydro-towns
  • Natural disasters and urban design

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Christchurch City Urban Design Panel

CERA Joint Management Board

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Gregory, N. A., & Brand, D. (2016). NICAI: Art and arts education in a changing world. Paper presented at Turn Mirrors into Windows, Palazzo dei Congressi, Villa Vittoria, Florence, Italy. 30 November - 3 December 2016. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Nuala Gregory
  • Brand, D. (2016). Grand designs down under: utopias and urban projects in mid-nineteenth century New Zealand. Journal of Urban Design, 1-18. 10.1080/13574809.2016.1238759
  • Brand, D., & Nicholson, H. (2016). Public space and recovery: learning from post-earthquake Christchurch. Journal of Urban Design, 21 (2), 159-176. 10.1080/13574809.2015.1133231
  • Brand, D., & Nicholson, H. (2016). Public space and recovery: learning from post-earthquake Christchurch. Journal of Urban Design, 1-18. 10.1080/13574809.2015.1133231
  • Brand, D. (2014). Ernst Plischke and the Design of Urban New Zealand, 1939–47. Journal of Urban Design, 19 (5), 682-699. 10.1080/13574809.2014.943706
  • Brand, D. (2014). Kit/set/tlements: Camps and Hydrotowns in New Zealand 1840-1985. Journal of Urban Design, 19 (3), 333-351. 10.1080/13574809.2014.890044
  • Brand, D. (2014). Kit/set/tlements: Camps and Hydrotowns in New Zealand 1840-1985. Journal of Urban Design10.1080/13574809.2014.890044
  • Brand, D. (2012). Embracing Sea and Land: Ceremonial Tides in Lisbon's Waterfront Squares 1600-1800. Journal of Urban Design, 17 (1), 61-80. 10.1080/13574809.2011.646250

Contact details

Primary location

CONFERENCE CENTRE BUILDING - Bldg 423
Level 3, Room 350
22 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand