KIERAN LONG NAMED AS AJ EDITOR
Kieran Long has been named as the new editor of the Architects' Journal, succeeding Isabel Allen. An architecture journalist, critic and teacher, Long will take up his position on 2 July.
Long helped launch Icon magazine and has written for a host of architectural newspapers and publications. He is also the former deputy editor of Building Design and World Architecture magazines. Long said: 'I'm greatly looking forward to taking over this very special magazine. The potential is there to turn it into a genuinely critical journal with inuence on behalf of the profession and a critical role within it. I hope to bring a new generation of writers and contributors to the AJ, and involve the entire readership in a developing architectural discourse.'