Lisa Babette Diedrich, Monaco (Minden, 1965). She studied architecture and urbanism in Paris, Marseille and Stuttgart, and science journalism in Berlin, specialising in contemporary European landscape architecture. From 1993 to 2000 she was an editor of Topos European Landscape Magazine. From 2000 to 2006 she worked as personal consultant to Munich’s chief architect at the city’s public construction department. Since 2007 she has been dedicating her career to academia, working for universities in Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Great Britain, Norway, Denmark and Australia. Since 2012 she has been professor of landscape architecture at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Alnarp. Since 1993, she has also been running her own office in Munich, working as consultant and critic, and since 2006 as editor-in-chief of the book series Landscape Architecture Europe (Fieldwork/ On Site/ In Touch) and of ’scape the international magazine for landscape architecture and urbanism.
Web site: www.landscapearchitectureeurope.com