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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

June Tech Roundup

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/21/18 9:28 AM
It’s the first day of summer at the Vectorworks headquarters, and we’re kicking things off with a new tech roundup! So, sit back, turn up that AC, and enjoy. Read More

Topics: June Tech Roundup, Water Textures, Jim Wilson, photorealistic, Case Study, 2017 Invictus Games, 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit

Introducing A Colossal Case Study on Our New and Improved Website

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 6/15/18 11:08 AM
Here’s a special treat to add to your #FeelGoodFriday vibes: a new customer success story on our redesigned website! Learn more about how event production firm PRP used Vectorworks for the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto by checking out our new customer showcase page. We hope you’ll stay for a while and explore everything new across the website . Read More

Topics: PRP, Case Study, customer success story, #FeelGoodFriday, website redesign, Invictus Games, Toronto, Canada, Vectorworks Spotlight

Case Study: Złota 44

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/17/18 11:58 AM
Architecture often represents a city and its people. That’s what the designers at Studio Libeskind and Artchitecture had in mind when they created the new icon of Warsaw, Złota 44. Their strategically designed building, and the tallest residential tower in its class in the European Union, has transformed the city. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Architect, Zlota 44, Studio Libeskind, Artchitecture, Vectorworks software, Warsaw, Poland, Case Study, video case study

BIM Busters: It's Time to Expose 5 Mandate Myths

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 4/5/18 11:24 AM
If the new BIM mandates are causing concern for you or your firm, never fear! Today we are going to bust five myths related to BIM Level 2 — by showing you how Vectorworks power user bpr architects successfully completed a project working entirely in 3D. Read More

Topics: bpr architects, BIM Level 2, Paul Beaty-Pownall, The Ritterman Building, Middlesex University, import/export, IFC, Tekla, higher education, Case Study

Marionette Monday: 5 Reasons to Adopt Algorithmic Modeling

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 3/26/18 11:34 AM
Still not fully convinced that Marionette, the algorithmic modeling tool for Vectorworks, is for you or your firm? Look no further. Here are five reasons you should try Marionette — complete with a real-world example to demonstrate one of our most powerful product features. Read More

Topics: #MarionetteMonday, Marionette Monday, Marionette, Principle Architecture, Python, Case Study

Architecture is Fun Wins AIA Chicago Firm of the Year Award

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 12/15/17 9:41 AM
A huge congratulations to our users at Architecture is Fun, who have been declared “2017 Firm of the Year” as part of the AIA Chicago Professional Excellence & Distinguished Service Awards! Read More

Topics: Architecture Is Fun, AIA Chicago, Young At Art, Peter Exley, Sharon Exley, AIA Chicago Foundation, Young At Art Museum, Case Study, Chicago, IL

Case Study: Quality Follows Innovation at the Zurich Opera House

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/17/17 9:22 AM
Darkness falls over the entire theater, the curtain opens, and a bright spotlight illuminates the dancers on stage… Read More

Topics: CAD drawings, Case Study, Dominic Büttne, event engineering, Lilith Gardell, Martin Gebhardt, Spotlight, Spotlight libraries, Swan Lake ballet, Vectorworks Spotlight, Visibility tool, Zurich Opera House

VIDEO: 5+1AA Architectures On Their Design Philosophy

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 9/26/16 11:27 AM
Everyone has a message to tell through their work. In our latest Industry Insights video, Alfonso Femia, CEO, and Simonetta Cenci of the award-winning 5+1AA Architectures explain the design philosophy that has evolved within their Italian-based firm over its twenty-year history: that architecture has the ability to create a dialogue between history and the human experience. Read More

Topics: 5+1AA architectures, Architecture, Case Study, Industry Insights, inspiration, video

VIDEO: Crafting a Creative Culture with Nathan Kipnis, FAIA, LEED BD+C

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 8/31/16 10:12 AM
When Noah Mishkin, principal of contractor referral company CraftJack, saw the need for a bigger and more playful office environment, he called on Nathan Kipnis, FAIA, LEED BD+C, for the job. Watch our latest success story to find out how Kipnis and his team at Kipnis Architecture + Planning used textures and 3D modeling to express CraftJack’s brand identity through environmentally conscious design. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Architecture, Case Study, CraftJack, Kipnis Architecture + Planning, Nathan Kipnis, Noah Mishkin, Success Story Video, sustainability, video

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