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Kick Off 2016 With Continuing Education Credits

Posted by Pete Hicks on 1/5/16 11:02 AM
2016 has arrived, and it’s time to hit the ground running. To help you get started, we’ve collected some AIA-accredited continuing education opportunities from the past year so that you can pick up a few credits, as well as spark your imagination as you begin another year of creative design. Read More

Topics: AIA, AIA LU, Architecture, Art In Architecture, Bearth & Deplazes Architekten AG, Education, LEVENBETTS, Peter J. Arsenault, Platane Architecture, Resolution: 4 Architecture, resources, Rubina Siddiqui, Steve Alden, sustainability, A Placemaking Approach to Design, Architectural Record, BIM, Community, continuing education, Diego Bermudez, ETH Zürich, HSW, inspiration, Kipnis Architecture + Planning, McGregor Coxall, Modular Design

Top 10 Things That Made Vectorworks Great in 2015

Posted by Hannah Force on 12/30/15 10:00 AM
It’s been a monumental year for the design industry, beginning with female architects like Denise Scott Brown receiving the American Institute of Architects' top award, the Gold Medal, along with her husband and partner Robert Venturi. We also witnessed a global commitment toward building a more sustainable world with the European Commission's 2020 Energy Strategy. Then we saw the fulfillment of the "Back to the Future" movie franchise’s prediction that hoverboards would be real. Read More

Topics: 2020 Energy Strategy, Church Production Magazine, LEVENBETTS, Planet Vectorworks, product reviews, Robert Venturi, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Designer, Architect magazine, Architosh, Benno Schmitz, BIM, BIMobject, Case Study, Denise Scott Brown, ESP Vision, European Commission, #FundMyVision, Hoverboards, inspiration, partnership, The Nemetschek Group, Vectorworks 2016, Vectorworks Architect 2016, Vectorworks Design Scholarship, Vectorworks Design Summit, #Vectorworks2016, #VectorworksDesignSummit

Inspiration: Breaking the Blueprint for Beachside Retreats in the Hamptons

Posted by Pete Hicks on 10/12/15 9:59 AM
As founders of the architecture practice LEVENBETTS, David Leven and Stella Betts recently deconstructed beachside living in the Hamptons into three spokes in its 36SML House in Amagansett, New York, creating distinct spaces and unique experiences for its owners and their guests. Read More

Topics: Architecture, LEVENBETTS, Stella Betts, Vectorworks Architect, 36SML House, David Leven, inspiration, Project Highlight

Learn from the Best at the Vectorworks Design Summit in Philadelphia this April

Posted by Pete Hicks on 3/4/15 10:58 AM
Do you dream of transforming the world? Then join a community of visionaries at the 2015 Vectorworks Design Summit on April 27-29 at the Sofitel Hotel in Philadelphia, PA. Attendees across all design disciplines will benefit from thought leadership sessions, engaging breakouts, product development insight, and more. Plus, you'll get a chance to network with Vectorworks software engineers, power users, third-party partners, and other professionals, walking away with proven workflow successes, improved skills, and all you need to dazzle your next client! Read More

Topics: Adrian McGregor, Asite, Biplab Sarkar, Bluebeam Software, Education, Exhibit Logic, Leo Van Broeck, LEVENBETTS, MAXON Computer, Philadelphia, Planet Vectorworks, ROJO Architects, Sean Flaherty, Sofitel Philadelphia, 3D Modeling, Architecture Is Fun, BIM, Bogdan & Van Broeck, Community, Holcombe Norton Partners, McGregor Coxall, MORRIS, Synchro Software Ltd., The Small Group, third party partner, Vectorworks Design Summit

Earn 1 HSW LU by Learning About Placemaking Approaches to Design

Posted by Pete Hicks on 1/13/15 10:04 AM
While a New Year’s resolution to go to the gym regularly might be tricky to keep, we’re making it easy to commit to earning your required Continuing Education credits. In fact, we recently partnered with Architectural Record to produce “A Placemaking Approach to Design.” Available online and in the December 2014 print version of the magazine, this article delves into the mindsets of today’s forward-thinking designers who have made it their mission to plan sites that serve today’s needs and those of generations to come: a concept known as intelligent urbanism. Read More

Topics: AIA, Education, LEVENBETTS, resources, A Placemaking Approach to Design, Architectural Record, continuing education, Diego Bermudez, HSW LU, Landscape, McGregor Coxall

Second issue of Modus News features architects from around the world

Posted by Lisa Lance on 10/30/12 10:00 AM
The second issue of Modus News is now available. The magazine is published by TechLimits Informática and showcases projects from architects around the world, including Wiel Arets Architects (The Netherlands), Rudy Ricciotti (France), Matteo Thun (Italy), Junya.Ishigami+Associates (Japan), LEVENBETTS (the United States), Pedro Rodrigues (Portugal), Bogdan & Van Broeck Architects (Belgium), Arca Architects (the U.K.), PLANT Architect Inc. (Canada), Auer+Weber+Assoziierte GmbH (Germany), and Bearth & Deplazes Architekten AG (Switzerland). Read More

Topics: Architecture, Auer+Weber+Assoziierte, Isabel Albuquerque, LEVENBETTS, Matteo Thun, Modus News, Rudy Ricciotti, TechLimits Informática, Wiel Arets, Bearth & Deplazes Architekten, Bogdan & Van Broeck Architects, Community, Junya Ishigami, Pedro Rodrigues, Project Highlight

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