Kamran Diba is an Iranian architect. He studied architecture and sociology at Howard University in Washington, D.C. In 1969, after having begun in private practice, he established DAZ Consulting Architects and Engineers, which he left in 1980. From 1976-1978, Mr. Diba served as the Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tehran. Mr. Diba was a recipient of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 1986 for Shustar New Town.
Diba, Kamran. 1996. Aspects of a University Project and a New town in Iran. In Sustainable Landscape Design in Arid Climates. William Reilly (ed). Geneva: Aga Khan Trust for Culture.
Essay in the proceedings of a symposium jointly organized by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts/National Gallery of Art, and Studies in Landscape Architecture/Dumbarton Oaks, The Lemelson Center for Innovation at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum for American History, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, and The National Building Museum. Held at Dumbarton Oaks on 7 December 1996.