• Chihuahua Cloud

    Published 08/05/13 in Places
    Chihuahua Cloud

    According to Architects Reiser + Umemoto, "The Cloud is architecture that travels with the dog, a second skin that communicates the uniqueness of any given Chihuahua’s body and…   See the Image

  • Beagle House

    Published 08/05/13 in Places
    Beagle House

    "Beagles are known to be intelligent and good-natured dogs that play well with children, so our design strives to create a challenging and playful environment that beagles would…   See the Image

  • Pointed T for Japanese Terrier

    Haruka Misawa of the Hara Design Institute directs, "Take one large sheet of heavy paper. Cut a part off and fold it. Hang it from the ceiling and you have a territory for your dog in the room.…   See the Image

  • Mount Pug

    Published 08/05/13 in Places
    Mount Pug

    "Mount Pug is a mesh-shaped 'mountain' assembly of thin and long 600mm (plywood) pieces as 'branches.' Pug is clever and mischievous. It makes full use of the mesh as its nest and plaything.…   See the Image

  • Architecture for the Bichon Frise

    "The fur of the bichon frise is distinct. Extremely white, soft and fluffy, it’s like cotton candy or a wisp of cloud. This architecture resembles the bichon frise, with its fascinating…   See the Image

  • Dog Cooler for Spitz

    Published 08/05/13 in Places
    Dog Cooler for Spitz

    "Summer in Japan, hot and humid as it is, is the worst climate — for people and dogs," explains architect Hiroshi Naito, who says this piece is a tribute to Pepe, his beloved Spitz who…   See the Image

  • D-Tunnel for Teacup Poodle

    Published 08/05/13 in Places
    D-Tunnel for Teacup Poodle

    "When the dog runs up the stairs, he ends up at just the right height to be face-to-face with a person," says architect Kenya Hara. "Dogs, who spend their lives at the side…   See the Image

  • Paramount for Toy Poodle

    Published 08/05/13 in Places
    Paramount for Toy Poodle

    When discussing his creation, architect Konstantin Grcic says that poodle owners "claim that their poodles are reacting positively to mirrors and displaying unmistakable signs of…   See the Image

  • Architecture for Long-Bodied-Short-Legged Dog

    The designers at Atelier Bow-Wow had the dachshund in mind when they designed this piece. "Because of their short legs, it’s hard for dachshunds to meet their masters’ eyes. Also because of…   See the Image

  • Mount Pug

    The term “in the doghouse” takes on a whole new meaning after a visit to the Long Beach Museum of Art’s latest exhibit, Architecture for Dogs. For the show, architects and designers from all over…   Read the Article