LI Dao De
Founding Principal of dEEP Architects , China
Daode Li，Founding Principal of dEEP Architects . He received his B.Arch. from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing and M.Arch. from Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA) in 2006. Prior to establishing dEEP Architects he worked at Foster+Partners in London.
He and dEEP have been exploring the unique representation of digital architecture in the Chinese local context through design practice, which merges the digital technology and traditional architectural approach . His representative works include the Cattle back Mountain Volunteer House, Hilltop Gallery, ACE Cafe 751, MC museum, eegoo art center, etc. dEEP has become one of the most active and creative young architects in China.
Mr Li was awarded the 2012‘CDA’China Design Award, JinTangPrize‘ The New Star of the Year’,‘2012 Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Chinese design industry’ nominations, 2012 Audi Arts and Design Award nominations,2013 UED Museum Design Award, Archdaily ‘the Building of the Year 2016’nomination, 2016 World Architecture Festival ‘building of the year award’ nomination, 2016/2018 Design for Asia Award, 2018 China Design Power Award, etc.
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