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A rocky island in the Southern Chinese Sea is being developed into a retreat center.
Paradoxically, the approach of a environmentally conservative development is interpreted as a radical provocative intervention: The Horizon – a horizontal cut through the entire rock. The associated service area loss of the natural area: 0%
SITE: Sanya Island, China
YEAR: Phase One 2011-14 / Phase Two 2018 - 2021
STATUS: Winning Project
DESIGN: Klaus K. Loenhart, Christoph Mayr