The dog house, new project by Atelier About Architecture. Photograph by Sun Haiting
This is a residential project designed for the owner and their beloved dog, for the dog’s needs on medical care and good living. It has been called as the Dog House.
This new residential project of Atelier About Architecture has a faithful companion as its protagonist: due to chromosomal differences, dogs are less capable to identify colors than humans. The owner of Dog House hopes to create a colorful world inside the house in which his dog can touch and perceive. According to authoritative researches from recent years, dogs can recognize yellow, blue and transitional color segments inbetween in the color spectrum. Therefore, the architect tried to enclose a space by structuring colors in this project, together with the direct and indirect rendering of lights, to guide and effect and mood of spaces.
Atelier About Architecture was established in 2013. The Founders Wang Ni and Zhang Dawei received comprehensive architectural education after moving to Australia in their early years and practiced on architecture and interior design in many different countries. The two founders are dedicated to the inheritance and innovation of traditional culture unde...read more