Your Daily Dose of Design Inspiration

Planet Vectorworks

Vectorworks users credited with designing world’s first Passive House-certified museum

Posted by Julie McClure on 3/15/13 9:09 AM
Vectorworks users at the architectural firm of Lederer + Ragnarsdóttir + Oei in Stuttgart, Germany have achieved something remarkable: they have designed the world’s first museum certified in the Passive House standard. The accomplishment was no small feat since the building’s design required small windows to shield the displayed art from excessive sunlight as items are showcased with artificial lighting. (In typical Passive House construction, the opposite is often true; architects look to capitalize on large windows to achieve the solar gain necessary to reduce energy and heating costs.) Read More

Topics: Architecture, Art Museum Ravensburg, Community, Lederer + Ragnarsdóttir + Oei, Passive House, Project Highlight, Vectorworks Architect

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