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Case Study: Vectorworks Brings a Gothic Façade to Light

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 11/14/18 10:28 AM
Once again, Spotlight proved to be a time saver and collaboration facilitator. Isak Gabre, the former systems and project manager at the Royal Swedish Opera, recently used our software to create a gothic video projection to coincide with the opening of Dracula at the opera house. You can read more about his success on our website. Read More

Topics: Spotlight, Isak Gabre, Royal Swedish Opera, Dracula, Case Study

October Tech Roundup: No Tricks, Just Treats

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/25/18 12:10 PM
Here are a couple training treats for you to enjoy this month. Read More

Topics: October Tech Roundup, Luis Ruiz, Caique Niemeyer, Oscar Niemeyer, Santuário Papa João Paulo II, BIM software, AIA LU credit, 3D Free-Form Modeling Guide, 3D tools

Nordic Design Day: What Happens When You Endorse Efficiency

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/19/18 9:58 AM
This year’s Nordic Design Day took place in Helsinki, Finland on September 28 at the Finlandia Hall, where attendees from interior design, architecture, landscape, and entertainment design gathered to gain insights on the latest technology during this one-day event full of thought leadership, inspiration, and networking.  Read More

Topics: Nordic Design Day, Finlandia Hall, CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar, vectorworks 2019, Hanna-Lisa Mötus, 3 + 1 Architects, Bright Group

PWP Landscape Architecture Renews Sydney’s Waterfront With Barangaroo

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/17/18 11:42 AM
The team at PWP Landscape Architecture, a 35-year-old landscape architecture firm led by Peter Walker, began their recent work in Sydney in 2009 when they were selected to lead the public domain strategy for Barangaroo, a globally significant, 22-hectare waterfront renewal project along Sydney Harbor. In 2015, Barangaroo Reserve was the first phase in the three-district master plan to open, with Barangaroo South and Central to follow. The Reserve project re-creates “Millers Point” headland in its original location by transforming a concrete container port into a six-hectare naturalistic park with over 75,000 plantings native to the Sydney region. Read More

Topics: PWP Landscape Architecture, Barangaroo, Peter Walker, Sydney, Sydney Harbor, Barangaroo Reserve, David Walker, Clinton Climate Initiative Development Program, C40 Climate Positive Development, Barangaroo South, Barangaroo Central

Vectorworks Design Day: A Celebration of our UK Office

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/11/18 11:46 AM
On October 2, over 200 Vectorworks customers, prospects, and partners gathered for Vectorworks Design Day at the Cavendish Conference Centre in London. This event served as the one year anniversary celebration of the Vectorworks UK office opening. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Design Day, Vectorworks UK, CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Adrian Slatter, Tamsin Slatter, Steve Johnson, Ruby Siddiqui, Jeremy Powell, Cavendish Conference Centre, Ricardo Ares, Ares Landscape Architects, Ben Lam, Assael Architecture, Gabriel Zitman, Starbucks Coffee Company UK LTD, Solibri, BIM Level 2, vectorworks 2019

Vectorworks Makes Starting from Scratch Simple

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/4/18 10:55 AM
Slavin Architects, a nine-person architecture firm in North Fremantle, Western Australia, has a wide portfolio including heritage, civil, commercial, education, and residential design projects. Recently, they were tasked with the Mediterranean Shipping Company heritage project, which involved the renovation of the 100-year-old Wilhelmsen House and the transformation of an adjacent carpark into The Annex, which together create a space to accommodate the company’s new Australia and New Zealand Headquarters. Read More

Topics: Slavin Architects, Mediterranean Shipping Company, Bill Coe, Murray Slavin, 3D scanning, Vectorworks Architect

Pop-up Architecture Makes a Statement, One Bucket at a Time

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/2/18 12:52 PM
“Pop-Up” architecture allows architects to get creative with inventive materials. 5468796 Architecture, a Winnipeg-based architecture firm, is a team of progressive design enthusiasts that jumped at the opportunity to create a temporary structure with local design team Factor Eficiencia for Mexico City’s MEXTRÓPOLI City Architecture Festival in March, 2017. Read More

Topics: vectorworks 2019, 5468796 Architecture Inc., MEXTRÓPOLI City Architecture Festival, Winnipeg Design Festival, Factor Eficiencia, Studio NYL

September Tech Roundup: Vectorworks 2019 Edition

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/27/18 2:00 PM
Monthly tech roundups are back, and this month we are focusing on what’s new in Vectorworks 2019 and how you can benefit from this new release.  Read More

Topics: vectorworks 2019, Getting Started Guides, data tags, What's New Webinars, Vectorworks Entertainment, Vectorworks Landmark, Vectorworks Architect, Clip Cube

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 3

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/7/18 10:20 AM
Our last SILV student is Maile Varian, a junior at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, where she studies lighting design and technology.  Read More

Topics: SILV 2018, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Maile Varian, Frank Brault, SFX, previz, Vision, Vectorworks Spotlight

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 2

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/30/18 11:00 AM
In case you missed our story last week, we’re sharing a series of three interviews with students from the Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas (SILV). Our next SILV student is Andy Shores, a 22-year-old lighting programmer and technician. Read More

Topics: SILV, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Andy Shores, University of Vermont, SILV 2018, Jane Childs, John Forbes, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision

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