The Tianqin Bay Villas are located between Dameisha and Xiaomeisha in Shenzhen, China. They are part of a larger corporate retreat on 298,000 square meters of land overlooking the Tianqin Bay seashore with 270-degree views including Hong Kong’s islands, the ShuangWan seascape and distant peninsulas. Each Villa was designed to maintain and enhance the natural beauty of the site and include connected private gardens engaging the indoor spaces with the exterior. richärd + bauer partnered with architecture firm Line + Space to develop the interiors for the first three Prototype Villas.
With the strong respect for the environment, the site and its surroundings play a prominent role in one’s experience of the Tianqin Bay Villas project. The developer, Vanke Development Company, expressed a desire for the Villas to demonstrate a western modern aesthetic. The interiors, comprised of natural warm woods, Arizona fieldstone, and black granite, create the connection between the modern structures and the surrounding landscape.