The House of Leaves
100012 Beijing(BEIJING CAPITAL)
The House of Leaves is a project by BAO Atelier (www.thebao.com). Located in Caochangdi Art Village in Beijing, it is a three-storey redbrick building covering a total of 560 sqm. It comprises a private (semi) apartment, a work station (BAO offices) and a large public 'living' room'. The House of Leaves is dedicated to the exploration of cross-border practices in art, design and architecture and initiates collaborations with various international and local professionals, public and private institutions.
BAO Atelier is a radically collaborative venture founded in 2006 by Beatrice Leanza (curator/art writer) and Li Naihan (designer/architect). The studio integrates curatorial, editorial anddesign production into an open-ended environment of research and experimentation that looks at the contemporary through the prism of artistic creation and its multidisciplinaryextensions.