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Here are the Winners of the 2017 Vectorworks Scholarship

Posted by Kamica Price on 8/23/18 4:29 PM
One of the many ways we support design students for their hard work and originality is by awarding scholarships. Our distributor ComputerWorks recently published a series of articles to showcase the winners of the Vectorworks Design Scholarship in Germany and Austria, in which eight students were recognized for excellent work in architecture, interior design, and landscape design. Here’s a list of the star students and the winning projects that landed them their scholarships. Read More

Topics: ComputerWorks, Vectorworks scholarship, Filip Staszkiewicz, TU Dresden, Marcel Götz, Ludwig Nitschke, Ulrike Börst, Markus Storch, Alexander Drachenber, University of Wuppertal, Florian Rothermel, Sophia Rodermund, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, 2D and 3D representations

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

Vectorworks Virtual Reality Model Receives Recognition at Swissbau 2018

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 2/9/18 10:30 AM
BIM and virtual reality were the center of attention recently at Swissbau, Switzerland’s biggest building tradeshow. This year’s event included lectures, exhibits, and an Innovation Lab focused on new opportunities through digital transformation, with demonstrations related to the future of design. Our distributor ComputerWorks played an integral role in this interactive and educational show.  Read More

Topics: Vectorworks BIM, Virtual Reality, Swissbau 2018, Innovation Lab, ComputerWorks, Vectorworks software, iRoom, Itten + Brechbühl AG, Federal Palace, Rudolf Pfander, Swiss newspaper, Swiss TV station, Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer

Detmold Students Show How to Make the Most of Nodes with Marionette

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 1/4/18 10:06 AM
In the 2017 summer semester, students of the Detmold School of Architecture and Interior Architecture developed an exciting project involving sunscreen possibilities for a building façade. The result is five designs created with Marionette, the algorithmic modeling tool natively available in Vectorworks. Read More

Topics: Marionette, Project Sharing, Constant Nieuwenhuys, Networked Design, Markus Graf, Hans Sachs, Pascal Volz, Marius Hagen, Shared Towers, ComputerWorks, Detmold, Nico Günnewich, Kea Stockbrügger, Maximilian Pytlik, Michael Niemann, Jan Philipp Wotschke, Philipp Hengstenberg

Tech Roundup: May 2017, Marionette Edition

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 5/30/17 9:40 AM
This May, “M” is for Marionette, our integrated graphical scripting tool, as we’ve just launched the Marionette Resources section on our Community Board, where you can easily upload, describe, reuse, and share inspiring algorithmic designs with the world. Read More

Topics: Alan Woodwell, Andreas Thierer, Architecture, ComputerWorks, Marionette, Marionette Resources section, Vectorworks Community Board

A Vectorworks 2018 Teaser: New Braceworks Temporary Structure Analysis Add-On

Posted by Hannah Force on 4/4/17 9:55 AM
While it might feel like we just launched Vectorworks 2017, we’ve been hard at work preparing for the release of our Vectorworks 2018 product line. As a part of these efforts, we’re pulling back the curtain on one development to come in our next release later this year: Braceworks. Read More

Topics: 3D Design Environment, 3D Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Braceworks Temporary Structure Analysis Add-On, ComputerWorks, DTSV, E1.6, Engineering codes and standards, Entertainment, Eurocodes, Frankfurt, Germany, managing director of DeerSoft GmbH, Moritz Staffel, point and distributed load types, production professionals, Prolight + Sound 2017, rigging, static analysis, straight and curved members, Structural Engineers, temporary structures performance analysis, Temporary Truss Structures, Vectorworks 2017, Vectorworks 2018, Vectorworks CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Vectorworks Spotlight

The Software that Launched 1,000 Events

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 1/20/17 9:51 AM
Since the launch of the 2017 version of Vectorworks software last September, celebrations and learning opportunities continue popping up around the world. Let’s take a quick trip across the globe to see how designers are sharing their excitement about the new tools and features in the latest version of the Vectorworks line of products. Read More

Topics: Andreas Kling, Basem Besada, BIM Design Day, Biplab Sarkar, BMV Studio, ComputerWorks, Darick DeHart, Exertis Unlimited, Frank Brault, Future of Design, grandMA2, grandMA2 console, Hugues Tsafak, Landmark, Mattias Wreland, Nemetschek Bulgaria, Niels Nielsen, Nordic Design Day, Planet Vectorworks, Robert Anderson, Spotlight, Spotlight Users Conference, Swiss User Day, Sylvia Ivanova, Vectorworks 2017, Vision

20 Cities in 20 Days: Vectorworks 2016 Tours Germany and Austria

Posted by Hannah Force on 1/20/16 12:51 PM
While many of us were gearing up for the New Year, Germany and Austria experienced a tour like no other – if design is your thing, that is. Our Vectorworks distributor, ComputerWorks GmbH, tackled 20 cities with its "Inside Vectorworks 2016" tour, attracting nearly 1,500 attendees and seizing every chance to share our latest software release through group demos, one-on-one sessions, and workshops that touched upon everything from collaborative workflows and 3D planning in landscape architecture to Spotlight training by one of the program's biggest worldwide users PRG, as well as interesting case studies, and quick tips for architectural design success. Read More

Topics: Architect, Architecture, Benno Schmitz, Beuth University, Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senft, ComputerWorks, Education, Eike Scheps, Inside Vectorworks 2016, Judith Jahn, Landmark, Nikolai Hein, PRG, Richard Diehl Award, Spotlight, University of Kassel, University of Sciences Detmold, Vectorworks 2016, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Design Scholarship, #Vectorworks2016, video, Yumeng Zhang

Six Swiss Vectorworks Firms Honored with Die Besten 2013 Awards

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 12/18/13 12:01 PM
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Topics: Adrian Streich Architekten, architecte paysagiste, Architecture, art-tv.ch, Community, ComputerWorks, Di Iorio & Boermann Architekten, Esch Sintzel Architekten, Fahrni Landschaftsarchitekten, Hochparterre, Kerim Seiler, Koepflipartner Landschaftsarchitekten, Landscape, Loeliger Strub Architektur, MUSEUM FÜR GESTALTUNG ZÜRICH, Paolo Fancelli, Pascal Heyraud, Schmiedhof Ebikon, Swiss Architectural Awards, The Best of 2013, Vectorworks

Vectorworks Users in DACH Region Earn Prestigious Awards

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 12/5/13 10:54 AM
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Topics: AFZO, Architecture, Architekturforum Zürich Oberland, Blatter + Müller Architects, Blatter + Müller Architekten, Community, ComputerWorks, GIGON/GUYER Architekten, Good Building Awards, Hodel Architekten/Wetzikon, idA buehrer wuest architekten ag, KASPAR THALMANN, Morger Dettli + Architekten AG, Stump & Schibli Architekten, Vectorworks, Wild Bär Heule Architekten AG, Zürcher Oberland Construction Prize

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