Kieran Long is a journalist of architecture, a critic and a teacher.
He has edited both the Architectural Review and the Architects' Journal. He was the launch deputy editor of Icon magazine in 2003, and its principal architecture critic for three and a half years. He is also the former deputy editor of Building Design and World Architecture magazines.
He won the IBP Architectural Critic of the Year award in 2004 (the year of the award’s inception) and was nominated again in 2005 and 2006. He was nominated for the PPA New Editor of the Year award in 2008.
As a broadcaster, Kieran has contributed to BBC News 24, The Culture Show, Channel 4 News as well as BBC London 94.9 and most recently the World Service commentating on architecture, design and condiments. Kieran is currently studying for his PhD and is the architecture critic for the London Evening Standard.