team registration is still open... Closes April 1 2020

Anyone can be a part of Barkitecture - we can't wait to see your entry!

Students, Scouts, Designers, Carpenters, Builders, Architects, Artists & .... You!


BARKITECTURE (noun): The design, structure, and build of dog or cat houses by teams.

Barkitecture Albany will be raising funds and awareness for the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society and Steve Caporizzo's Pet Connection through the very talented Capital Region design-build community. Presented by the Eastern New York Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute (ENYCSI).

Barkitecture Albany is not possible without people just like you who have creativity to make a one-of-a-kind doghouse or cat condo. Attendees of the Barkitecture Event on April 24, 2020 will have the opportunity to bid on their favorite doghouse or cat condo!


You do NOT have to be a professional or work with a business to be a part of this exciting event. Individuals, groups, and students are all welcome to participate! Have an idea? Build with friends, family, your classmates, your co-workers or create your very own place.

The competition is open to builders, architects, designers, landscapers, engineers, contractors, and others who have a desire to build our furry friends a shelter. Teaming up with others in your class, organization, company, firm or network is highly recommended. Join the competition as a team-building activity or just show off the amazing talent of your team!


There are 8 design categories to choose from:

  1. Organize Your Team.
  2. Register Your Team.

Registration is still open...Closes April 1, 2020

let the competition begin!