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We Have a New Official Distributor in South Africa

Posted by Lisa Lance on 9/18/18 10:17 AM
The demands of the entertainment industry are constantly evolving, and access to state-of-the-art technology is more critical than ever. In response to this, we are pleased to announce that DWR Distribution has been appointed an official distributor for Vectorworks Spotlight, Braceworks, and Vision software in South Africa. Read More

Topics: DWR Distribution, Vectorworks Spotlight, Braceworks, Vision, Dylan Jones, Tara Grant, Duncan Riley

Vectorworks 2019 Webinars: What You Need to Know

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 9/14/18 1:34 PM
Excited about Vectorworks 2019 and want to learn more? Join us for a free, “What’s New” webinar and discover the latest improvements and new features. We’re offering different webinars for the architecture, landscape, and entertainment design industries. Read the presentation descriptions below and register today. Read More

Topics: #Vectorworks2019, What's New Webinars, AEC Industry, Landscape industry, Entertainment industry, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Landmark, Vectorworks Spotlight, BIM workflow, landscape modeling, previsualization, rigging design, Vision, Braceworks, webinars

Unleash Your Creativity with Vectorworks 2019

Posted by Lisa Lance on 9/12/18 10:26 AM
Today's the day! Meet the newest versions of Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Fundamentals, and Designer, as well as Braceworks and Vision.  Read More

Topics: vectorworks 2019, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Landmark, Vectorworks Spotlight, Braceworks, Vision, BIM, 3D, Vectorworks Graphics Module, openBIM, 3D Modeling

Rigging the 2018 XXI Commonwealth Games in Australia with Braceworks

Posted by Lisa Lance on 5/7/18 9:48 AM
The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) were held in the City of the Gold Coast in Australia in April with more than 4,400 athletes from 71 Commonwealth Games Associations. The largest sporting event to be staged in Australia this decade, GC2018 featured the largest integrated sports program in Commonwealth Games history, comprising 18 sports and seven para-sports. Read More

Topics: Braceworks, Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre, GCCEC, Chris Davey, Ben Morris, OzCAD, GC2018

All You Need to Know About the 2018 Prolight + Sound Show

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 4/30/18 2:24 PM
Last week, the annual Prolight + Sound show took place in Frankfurt, Germany, with over 90,000 visitors from 152 countries. This event allowed many of our esteemed Vectorworks colleagues to share the latest and greatest in entertainment design. Read More

Topics: Prolight + Sound 2018, Frankfurt, Germany, Vectorworks Entertainment, entertainment design, Andreas Thierer, ComputerWorks, Staatstheater Stuttgart, Rüdiger Benz, Jörg Schuchardt, Deersoft GmbH, Moritz Staffel, CADLIFE GbR, Marvin Säuberlich, Brandon Eckstorm, Jim Woodward, Braceworks, Vision, René Berhorst, General Device Type Format, Jeremy Powell, press briefing, Robe lighting, Josef Valchar, MA Lighting Technology, Gerhard Krude

Happy New Year and Happy New Roundup!

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 1/18/18 9:19 AM
Already struggling to keep your design resolutions? We’re here to keep you on track with this month’s technical roundup, a compilation of insightful tips and tricks, helpful webinars, and software updates.   Read More

Topics: January Tech Roundup, Halo Background Effect, CINEBENCH, MAXON, Braceworks, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vectorworks Designer, Braceworks Webinars, Vectorworks Nomad App, Augmented Reality

Vectorworks Proudly Sponsors KCACTF Awards for Second Year

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 1/9/18 10:24 AM
For the second year in a row, we are proud to sponsor the awards at the annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). From January 9 to March 3, 2018, thousands of talented student artists, from eight regions across the United States, will have the chance to showcase their work.  Read More

Topics: KCACTF Region 1, KCACTF, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, Vectorworks Spotlight, Frank Brault, Western Connecticut University, Vision, Braceworks, Spotlight

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

Focus on Connection: New Ways to Work Faster and Smarter

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 11/10/17 9:47 AM
When it comes to Vectorworks software, we always strive for quality, but for the 2018 latest release, we also wanted to focus on connection. Read More

Topics: #Vectorworks2018, Dan Monaghan, Jeremy Powell, connection, Multiple Drawing Views, Subdivision Modeling, Marionette, The Nemetschek Group, IFC, Renderworks, Rendered panoramas, Braceworks

See What's New in Vectorworks 2018 with Free, On-Demand Webinars

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 10/27/17 10:06 AM
In case you missed it, we launched a webinar series to show you the benefits of Vectorworks 2018 for the architecture, landscape, and entertainment design industries. To learn how the newest release of our software can enhance your modeling process, simplify your workflows, and help you share your design vision, check out these on-demand presentations. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks 2018, Vectorworks Architect, BIM, webinar series, Vectorworks Landmark, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision, Braceworks

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