The Secret Life of Buildings

  • Episode 1 - Home

    In our homes, light, room size, layout, proportion and materials all affect our lives. So why do we accept the smallest windows and the smallest room sizes in Europe? And what can we do about it?

  • Episode 2 - Work

    Workplaces should inspire and motivate the people that use them. But are they doing the opposite? Tom Dyckhoff examines how the architecture of schools, factories and offices affects us.

  • Episode 3 - Leisure

    Tom Dyckhoff looks at how we're affected by the design of buildings we visit in our leisure time, asking if narcissistic design is ignoring the needs of the people who use these spaces.