TAO 创始人及主持建筑师华黎 1994 年毕业于清华大学建筑系,获建筑学 学士学位,1997 年获清华大学建筑学硕士学位,1999 年毕业于美国耶鲁大学建筑学院,获建筑学硕士学位,之后曾实践于纽约。2003 年回到北京开始独立建筑实践并 于 2009 年创立 TAO。
The founder and principal architect of TAO, Mr Hua Li received his B. Arch. and M. Arch. Degree from Tsinghua University in Beijing in 1994 and 1997. He then studied at Yale University and received M. Arch. Degree in 1999. He has practiced in New York until 2003 when he moved back to China and started his own practice in Beijing. In 2009, he established TAO (Trace Architecture Office).
Hua Li has led TAO to complete several award-winning projects. His works are well recognized both nationally and internationally. Hua Li’s design works and interviews have been published by numerous architectural media including T+A, WA, domus, AREA, A+U, Abitare, AV, Casabella, Architectural Review and Architectural Record. In 2012, Hua Li won Young Architect Award of China Architecture Media Award (CAMA), a prestigious award in China’s architectural field. Hua Li teaches design studio at Tsinghua University as a visiting professor and has been a guest critic for studio reviews at HKU, CAFA, ETH and University Arts Berlin. Hua Li has given lectures in many universities and conferences in both Asia and Europe.