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June Tech Roundup

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/21/18 9:28 AM
It’s the first day of summer at the Vectorworks headquarters, and we’re kicking things off with a new tech roundup! So, sit back, turn up that AC, and enjoy. Read More

Topics: Case Study, 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, June Tech Roundup, Water Textures, Jim Wilson, photorealistic, 2017 Invictus Games

Introducing A Colossal Case Study on Our New and Improved Website

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 6/15/18 11:08 AM
Here’s a special treat to add to your #FeelGoodFriday vibes: a new customer success story on our redesigned website! Learn more about how event production firm PRP used Vectorworks for the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto by checking out our new customer showcase page. We hope you’ll stay for a while and explore everything new across the website . Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Spotlight, Case Study, PRP, customer success story, #FeelGoodFriday, Invictus Games, Toronto, Canada, website redesign

Celebrating Design: The 2018 Tony Awards

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 6/14/18 10:28 AM
When it comes to Broadway theater, audiences often mention the same components as indicators of a show’s success: the acting, the singing, the choreography. But there is so much more to a spectacular Broadway production than meets the eye — elements brought to life by the creativity and hard work of designers working diligently behind the scenes. Read More

Topics: scenic design, tony awards, Dear Evan Hansen, lighting design, Tony Award nomination, Amanda Stephens, The Broadway League, The American Theatre Wing, 2018 Tony Awards, Tony Award winners

Vectorworks Design Summit Keynote Revealed! Drumroll Please…

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/8/18 11:15 AM
Over the years our Design Summit keynote speakers have had one fundamental item in common: they’ve left the hundreds of attendees inspired. This year, the 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit keynote speakers, Architect Antoine Predock and our CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar, will undoubtedly do the same. Read More

Topics: Biplab Sarkar, 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, Antoine Predock, Antoine Predock Architect, Design Summit Keynote, Vectorworks CEO keynote

Marionette Monday: Landmark Users Can Actually Get What They Wish For

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 6/4/18 10:40 AM
Futurity is a landscape architecture firm based out of Chicago, Illinois that designs creative landscapes for residential, corporate, and civic clients. Many of Futurity’s projects involve working with very large sites; this process typically includes a survey plan that contains a great amount of data. Anna Arbetter, licensed landscape architect at Futurity, shared how the firm contends with these challenges to their already complex workflow and how she recently found success using Vectorworks' built-in algorithmic modeling tool, Marionette, to streamline the design process. Read More

Topics: Marionette Monday, Marionette, #MarionetteMonday, Landmark software, Vectorworks user, Vectorworks success story, Futurity, Anna Arbetter, algorithmic modeling

The Dynamic Software Duo Behind Flying Theaters

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 6/1/18 9:47 AM
connectCAD sat down for an interview with Hannes Reisinger, AV systems engineer for Kraftwerk Living Technologies. Headquartered in Wels, Austria, Kraftwerk Living Technologies is one of the leading companies in the field of professional audio-visual system integration. The company uses Vectorworks with connectCAD to design its audiovisual projects, and Hannes shared why he has chosen this combination of software. Here are his remarks. Read More

Topics: connectCAD, Kraftwerk Living Technologies, Voletarium Flying Theater, InfoComm 2018, Hannes Reisinger

We Are Teaming Up with PixelFLEX at AIA ’18

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/31/18 10:02 AM
The 2018 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Conference is right around the corner, and you won’t want to miss stopping by our booth. This year, we’ve partnered with PixelFLEX™ to demonstrate the dynamic possibilities of an architectural or commercial LED video design. Read More

Topics: American Institute of Architects Convention, LED, PixelFLEX, AIA Conference on Architecture, BIM software, Architecture Expo, Tech Pavilion

May Tech Roundup: Short and Sweet

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/24/18 10:19 AM
Another month, another roundup! See below for resources that will improve your overall efficiency and help you learn more about our software. Read More

Topics: Tech Roundup, AECCafe, CAD User, video tutorial, Photos to 3D Models, photogrammetry technology, Contextual Menus, June Tech Roundup, On-Demand Webinars, Reality Capture

Vectorworks Cares About Your Privacy

Posted by Lisa Lance on 5/23/18 5:00 PM
We’ve all seen the recent news stories about privacy and the use of personal data. Have you been wondering how the companies you do business with are handling these issues? Read More

Topics: GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, privacy, cookie statement

Case Study: Złota 44

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/17/18 11:58 AM
Architecture often represents a city and its people. That’s what the designers at Studio Libeskind and Artchitecture had in mind when they created the new icon of Warsaw, Złota 44. Their strategically designed building, and the tallest residential tower in its class in the European Union, has transformed the city. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Architect, Case Study, Vectorworks software, Zlota 44, Artchitecture, Studio Libeskind, Warsaw, Poland, video case study

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