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Recognizing Innovative Young Architecture Firms with The Foundation Award

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 7/19/16 11:32 AM
As part of our commitment to supporting young talent, Vectorworks and our Swiss distributor ComputerWorks AG sponsor the Foundation Award program in Switzerland. We are proud to announce that JOM Architects in Zurich, Switzerland has won this year’s award that supports young Swiss architecture firms. The firm is led by three agency partners, each with different backgrounds and focuses, who combine their design philosophies to demonstrate the productive potential of heterogeneous mindsets. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Art In Architecture, ComputerWorks AG, Hewlett Packard, Jaeger Koechlin Architects, Lilitt Bollinger, lilitt bollinger studio, Michael Metzger, Patrick Jaeger, Philippe Jorisch, Planet Vectorworks, Rubina Siddiqui, S AM Swiss Architecture Museum, Stefan Oeschger, swiss-architects.com, Vectorworks Designer, 2016 Foundation Award, arch-tv.ch, Ariel Koechlin, awards, distributor, Foundation Award, Hochparterre, JOM Architects

The Sixth Annual Foundation Award Celebrates Young Swiss Architectural Offices  

Posted by Hannah Force on 7/1/15 11:53 AM
Just like a young adult may struggle to find his or her place in the world, an architectural firm’s early years can be filled with anxiety and challenges. To succeed requires an impressive level of determination and skill, and it's precisely this success that The Foundation Award honors. Read More

Topics: Alder Clavuot Nunzi architects, Alessandro Nunzi, Architecture, Bergell Mountain, ComputerWorks AG, GOA, HP Switzerland, Liliane Haltmeier, Matthias Alder, Roger Gerber, Severin Odermatt, Swiss-Architects, Swiss Architecture Museum, The Foundation Award, Vectorworks Architect, art-tv.ch, awards, Community, Gerber Odermatt architects, Hochparterre, Luise Kister, Silvana Clavuot

The Fifth Annual Foundation Award Celebrates Young Architects in Switzerland

Posted by Pete Hicks on 10/16/14 11:56 AM
Some architectural awards recognize a single building, while others distinguish designers for their work in a specific area, such as the use of natural light, skylights, façades, or even using architecture as a marketing tool. However, as award juror Juho Nyberg points out, for younger architects looking to make their mark in the industry, the work they do to support themselves early on in their career might not be reflective of their true talents because their work isn’t always built. Read More

Topics: 2014 Foundation Award, Architecture, ComputerWorks AG, Focketyn del Rio Studio Basel, HP Switzerland, Juho Nyberg, Swiss-Architects, Swiss Architectural Museum, Switzerland, The Foundation Award, art-tv.ch, Community, Hochparterre, Kaserne Basel, Project Highlight

Big BIM approach proven efficient at buildingSMART Switzerland event

Posted by Julie McClure on 10/18/12 9:12 AM
Big BIM, or the greater collaboration among multiple disciplines involved in planning an architectural project via a building information model, was a featured topic at “People, Processes and Technologies in Construction Management.” This two-day event was presented by buildingSMART Switzerland in Zurich earlier this month in cooperation with Swiss universities, software providers, and Swiss Vectorworks distributor ComputerWorks AG. Read More

Topics: ComputerWorks AG, Education, Open BIM, Andreas Kling, BIM, buildingSMART Switzerland, IFC, Luis Ruiz

Two Swiss Vectorworks firms take gold in German architectural award program

Posted by Julie McClure on 8/9/12 10:44 AM
Several Vectorworks users are among the 2012 best architects 13 Award winners, including two Swiss firms that earned top honors as Gold Award winners. This prestigious program, now in its seventh year, honors the best and most interesting projects on the architectural scene in German-speaking countries. Read More

Topics: Architecture, ComputerWorks AG, Ecole des Métiers, Graber Pulver Architects, Niklaus Graber & Christoph Steiger Architekten, Best Architects 13, Community, Panorama Gallery Pilatus Kulm, Project Highlight

Vectorworks software the tool of choice at Swiss landscape and garden expo

Posted by Julie McClure on 6/26/12 7:37 AM
Foto: Tessiner Platz, Zürich. © Markus Frietsch. Grafik : Julie Schneider. Read More

Topics: ComputerWorks AG, Rotzler Krebs Partner Landschaftsarchitekten, Schweingruber Zulauf Landschaftsarchitekten, Vogt Landschaftsarchitekten, Andreas Kling, Community, Klötzli Friedli Landschaftsarchitekten, Landmark, Landscape, the swiss touch in landscape architecture

Deutsche version von Vectorworks 2010

Posted by Theresa Downs on 10/29/09 4:59 PM
Just what I was going to say, but I've only listened to the first set of the Pimsleur German-language training CDs, so I might stumble with my German. I'll let the pros say it better; from MacGadget: Read More

Topics: Austria, ComputerWorks AG, Germany, Planet Vectorworks, Switzerland, ComputerWorks GmbH, Deutsche Version von Vectorworks 2010, Vectorworks 2010

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