The 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit is quickly approaching, and we want you to get just as excited as we are! So, here’s a sneak peek at some of the architecture-specific sessions that will be held in Phoenix this November.
Lévy Kohlhaas Architecture,
Jonathan Reeves Architects,
2018 Vectorworks Design Summit,
Ida Ruth Mathiesen,
Brian Hores ,
parametric building objects
Feeling wary about integrating BIM into your workflow? Thinking that adopting BIM will disrupt your design process? Here are two ways that we can help.
Nothing happens in a vacuum, and architecture is no exception. Architectural projects don’t often get to start from scratch — they often deal with existing building conditions, such as a renovation or connection of new construction to an existing structure. And usually the documentation must reflect multi-phase construction, such as design-built construction delivery or traditional design-bid-built with several phases.
phased construction plans,
layers and classes,
views and viewports
If you haven’t been following our forum or social media accounts, here’s your chance to catch up on our Teaser Tuesday reveals, where for the past five weeks we’ve been showcasing a single new feature each Tuesday.
Mac Touch Bar,
Macbook Touch Bar,
Native Renderworks Textures,
Now in its third year, our Design Scholarship has continued to help students reach their highest potential by offering nearly $40,000 in prizes for projects that demonstrate the creativity and high-caliber work of the next generation of design professionals.
Richard Diehl Award,
Vectorworks Design Scholarship 2017,
Arizona State University,
Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture,
Rice University School of Architecture,
School of Arts of University College Ghent,
University of Iowa,
University of Sheffield,
National Architectural Accrediting Board,
Trish Thuy Trang Nhan,
University of Antwerp,
University of Wuppertal,
Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applie,
It’s hard to believe our 2017 Vectorworks Design Summit is less than six weeks away. We are pleased to announce the addition of seven new speakers for the Summit, to be held Monday, September 18 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland.
Allied Works Architecture,
Dr. Biplab Sarkar,
2017 Vectorworks Design Summit,
Design Software Solutions,
PWP Landscape Architecture,
Vectorworks Design Summit,
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel,
Jean Dieres Monplaisir,
bpr architects ltd
We always put our users first, and that’s why this year we’re letting you be the first to see the exciting things to come in Vectorworks 2018 with our Teaser Tuesdays.
Vectorworks Community Board,
Multiple Drawing Views,
Direct Section and Elevation editing,
Looking to optimize your workflow with clients through the use of Vectorworks software? Then take two minutes out of your busy, design-filled schedule to learn about the view transition animation Vectorworks preference. This feature allows you to smoothly animate the transition from one view to another, resulting in a constant understanding of your designs so you can more effectively refine your models and present design views and options to your clients.
View Transition Animation,
July Tech Roundup,
View Transition Animation Speed
Does Marionette intimidate you? Alan Woodwell, architectural designer at Playoust Churcher Architects, offers helpful insight in his recent AECbytes article, “The Many Marvels of Marionette and How to Make the Most of It.” Marionette is one of Vectorworks software’s smartest tools because it allows users to speed up their design workflows and simplify repetitive tasks, leading to impressive finished products. When Marionette made it’s debut, AECbytes Editor Lachmi Khemlani, Ph.D., commented: “From what I saw, Marionette seemed fascinating, and I would have to rate it as the ‘coolest’ feature I saw at this year’s AIA.”
Playoust Churcher Architects,