“Dog house Sofa” is a brand-new product in the 1st collection of the emotional pet furniture brand ”mpup”(www.mpup.co.kr) And designer Seungji Mun(www.munseungji.com) is in charge of it.
“m.pup” designs products which enhance the harmony between human and pet, and makes those into products. And through the products, they share their emotions and feeling, and communicate each other. In addition, through mpup’s designs we want to inform people how serious abandoned dogs and environmental problems are. Recently, we are exploring ways to solve these problems.
As numbers of nuclear families are increasing, pets coexisting with people are establishing themselves as companions of people. Currently in South Korea, people are raising over ten million pets.
Now, the residential space is not only for humans, but also for pets. Between humans’ and pets’ residential space, “furniture” took the largest and the most important position. This “Dog House Sofa” is a tool to communicate and share feeling between human and pet. As a pet’s sight, this furniture is good enough for whetting the curiosity of pets. This sofa is composed of the solid wood(ash wood) and a fabric. And combining the sofa and dog house deliver the new space of communication between human and pet.