Tom Dyckhoff is a writer, broadcaster, historian and enthusiast about architecture, cities, design and places. He presents BBC2’s The Great Interior Design Challenge, and writes and presents The Design Dimension, a regular series on design for BBC Radio 4. Tom has written and presented many series and one-off documentaries for British television and radio, including Channel 4’s The Secret Life of Buildings; he has written a weekly column for The Guardian newspaper’s Weekend magazine since 2001, and, from 2003 to 2011, was architecture critic for The Times. Tom has also written widely for international publications including GQ, Wallpaper, New Statesman and Domus; and has taught at various universities. Tom is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects, and has been an honorary research associate at the Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment, University College London, a trustee of the Architecture Foundation and the Arts Council’s architecture committee, and sat on the national shortlisting jury for the Stirling Prize for architecture from 2008 to 2011. In 2013 he was a judge for the Stirling Prize finalists. His first book, The Age of Spectacle: Adventures in Architecture and the 21st-Century City (2017), is published by Penguin Random House.