Architectural journalist and critic Kieran Long and award winning architect Piers Taylor are following self-builders as they take on the biggest gamble of their lives.
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Runtime: 60 minutes
The House That £100k Built - Kieran Long - Netflix
Kieran Long is a British journalist and curator specializing in architecture and design. Long has been a presenter in a number of television shows.
The House That £100k Built - Career - Netflix
Long graduated from Cardiff University in 1998 with a degree in English literature. Long has undertaken a number of journalism roles, including deputy editor of Icon magazine 2003–2006 and editor in chief of the Architects' Journal and the Architectural Review 2007–2009. Long was also the architecture critic for the London Evening Standard newspaper 2010–2014. His television work includes presenting 'Restoration Home' and 'The House That £100k Built' for the BBC. Long was assistant director to David Chipperfield at the 2012 Venice Biennale of Architecture. He established the department of design, architecture and digital at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) 2013–2014 and was the keeper of the department from 2014 to April 2017. As of 2017 April 18, Long is the Director of Arkitektur- och designcentrum, The Swedish Center for Architecture and Design, in Stockholm. He is married to Swedish designer Sofia Lagerkvist.
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