Your Daily Dose of Design Inspiration

Planet Vectorworks

Lauren Burke Meyer

Recent Posts

In the News: Vectorworks Design Summit

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 12/10/18 12:28 PM
Whether you attended the 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit and want to relive it in all its glory, or you couldn’t make it and want the inside scoop, here are some highlights from the media who reported on our favorite event of the year. Read More

Topics: 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, world-architects, Architosh, Antoine Predock, Paul Fehlau, Antoine Predock Architect, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, General Device Type Format, My Virtual Rig, Live Design, James Simpson, Royal Opera House, Vision, Land8, Vectorworks Landmark, Virtual Reality

GDTF Steals the Show at LDI

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 10/30/18 11:03 AM
Imagine a world where lighting fixtures just worked, the first time, every time. During Live Design International (LDI) 2018, we revealed how this can happen.  Read More

Topics: Live Design International, General Device Type Format, MVR, MA Lighting, Robe lighting, grandMA3, Prolight + Sound 2018, René Berhorst, Fixture Builder, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Jeremy Powell, Gerhard Krude, Josef Valchar

It’s Hammer Time: Vectorworks Earns 10 Award Nods

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 10/10/18 11:33 AM
“The Hammers” have dropped, and we’ve received 10 nominations for this year’s Construction Computing Awards. Our company and Vectorworks Architect were nominated for three awards, while the Nomad app also received recognition. Jonathan Reeves, director of Jonathan Reeves Architects, scored three nominations for his projects and work as a Vectorworks trainer. Read More

Topics: Construction Computing Awards, Tamsin Slatter, David Chadwick, The Hammers, Jonathan Reeves, Jonathan Reeves Architects, Vectorworks Architect, Nomad app

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, Hannes Reisinger, Kraftwerk Living Technologies, Voletarium Flying Theater, InfoComm 2018

Vectorworks Stands Out from the G2 Crowd

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 4/26/18 1:05 PM
The reviews are in, and G2 Crowd users have spoken. The world’s leading business solutions review website, featured us in its Spring 2018 Grid and Index reports. Read More

Topics: G2 Crowd, Spring 2018 Grid and Index Reports, Vectorworks Architect, Dan Monaghan

Meet the Open Data Format that will Change the Entertainment Industry

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 3/27/18 9:45 AM
Along with fellow leaders in the entertainment industry, MA Lighting for its lighting control solutions and Robe lighting for its high-quality moving lights, we are deIighted to announce a new development that will change the way lighting designers, fixture manufacturers, console manufacturers, and visualizers will work together. Our companies have joined forces to develop a new data format, named the General Device Type Format (GDTF), which creates a unified definition for the exchange of device data between consoles, CAD, and previsualization software. Read More

Topics: GDTF, General Device Type Format, Robe lighting, MA Lighting, Biplab Sarkar, Josef Valchar, Gerhard Krude, Prolight + Sound 2018, Vectorworks Spotlight

Vectorworks Users Have Strong Showing at Swiss Awards

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 12/20/17 9:58 AM
While 2017 is winding down, awards season hasn’t quite wrapped up yet. We’d like to congratulate Lindauer Schreinerei & Küchen AG, Adrian Streich Architekten AG, Fontana Landschaftsarchitektur, and Maurus Schifferli for winning several accolades in two major Swiss award competitions. Read More

Topics: Lindauer Schreinerei & Küchen AG, Adrian Streich Architekten AG, Fontana Landschaftsarchitektur, Maurus Schifferli, ComputerWorks AG, Swiss Kitchen Award, Interiorcad, Museum for Design – Schaudepot, Schüssinsel, Biplab Sarkar, Andreas Kling

You Need to See How These Architects Use Vectorworks for BIM

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 12/4/17 11:11 AM
If you’re behind on your AEC industry reading, check out Architizer’s recently published article, “Blending New Projects Into Historic London With Vectorworks.” Read More

Topics: Architizer, London, Yurky Cross Chartered Architects, Michael Cross, Christiaan Briggs, Vectorworks Architect, Camera Match, Project Sharing, Luc Lefebvre, Richard Garber, GRO Architects

Construction Computing Awards: Results Are In

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 11/29/17 10:23 AM
This award’s season, the honors keep rolling in for Vectorworks. This month, our Vectorworks Cloud Services was named winner of the Cloud Based Technology of the Year 2017 award for the Construction Computing Awards. Vectorworks Architect software, which helps connect the entire design process from concept to construction in one platform, was also named runner up for the Architectural Design Software of 2017 award. Read More

Topics: Cloud Services, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks 2018, Lyuben Hadzhipopov, Construction Computing Awards, Cloud Based Technology of the Year 2017, The Hammers, Radisson Blu Edwardian, Construction Computing magazine

Vectorworks Celebrates Spanish Launch with November Events

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 11/21/17 10:57 AM
For our Spanish speakers, the wait is over. Vectorworks 2018 is now available in Spanish, which includes Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Designer, and Fundamentals. This year, we’ve added Braceworks, a structural load analysis add-on module for designers and riggers working on temporary structures. Our Spanish version follows the English version, released in September. In addition to English and Spanish, the following languages will also be offered by spring of 2018: Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Polish, Italian, Norwegian, and Portuguese.  Read More

Topics: #Vectorworks2018, Biplab Sarkar, TechLimits Informática, Braceworks, Jorge Matos, Carlos Torrijos, Raul Gomez, Jim Woodward, Multiple Drawing Views, Direct Section and Elevation editing, title block customization

Stay in the Know

What You'll Receive 

We’re passionate about telling stories that inspire great design, so our blog subscribers regularly receive:  

  • Workflow tips to save you time and money
  • Insight on the latest industry trends
  • Inspiration to drive your creativity

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all