Archinect - News 2014-04-20T19:59:42-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/60908827/renowned-japanese-architects-commissioned-by-muji-to-design-doghouses Renowned Japanese architects commissioned by Muji to design doghouses Archinect 2012-11-07T12:46:00-05:00 >2012-11-09T10:17:46-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7b/7be04d3437a5743f196fa3996a4d4033.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>On November 20, Kazuyo Sejima, Shigeru Ban, Sou Fujimoto, Toyo Ito, Kengo Kuma, and six other renowned architects will launch the results of a project kept under wraps for months: a line of breed-specific dog houses commissioned by Muji design director Kenya Hara, who has also designed an abode (for the Toy Poodle).</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7j/7jtzot78uwci79l3.jpg" title=""></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/40015880/a-journey-from-architecture-and-design-to-gourmet-dog-food A Journey from Architecture and Design to Gourmet Dog Food Alexander Walter 2012-03-02T13:40:00-05:00 >2012-03-05T19:34:26-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bc/bc265d282579cdd2ba906638011514b5.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>After getting her Masters of Architecture from MIT in 2001, she was an architect for Delson or Sherman, and then was a designer for Fresh, but she gradually started to lose interest in her projects at work. &ldquo;I decided I wanted to turn this passion of mine, to give my dog a well-balanced complete meal that made her healthy again, into a full-time job,&rdquo; Liao said of her decision to quit her job at Fresh almost two years ago to start her own company.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>