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Live Design Review — “Vectorworks 2017: More Tools, Less Finger Wagging”

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/1/17 10:25 AM
If you haven’t picked up a copy of Live Design’s July issue yet, you can find the digital edition online. We love reading about how Vectorworks software benefits our users, and we were thrilled to see the article by Lighting Designer and Vectorworks user Allan Nathan, in which he discusses some of his favorite tools in Vectorworks 2017. Read More

Topics: Renderworks, Resource Manager, Live Design, Vectorworks 2017, Vectorworks software, Allan Nathan, Live Design Digital Edition, Live Design July Issue

Born to Run Lighting Cues: Top Three Takeaways from Jeff Ravitz

Posted by Zoë DiGiorgio on 10/18/16 11:53 AM
Veteran lighting designer and Vectorworks software user Jeff Ravitz knows a thing or two about being the boss. After all, Ravitz is not only the Emmy-award winning founder of lighting firm Intensity Advisors, but also has been the lighting designer for The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen, for three decades. Read More

Topics: Born to Run, E Street Band, Entertainment, Intensity Advisors, LDI, Vectorworks Spotlight, Bruce Springsteen, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Jeff Ravitz, LDI 2016, Live Design, The River, The River Tour

Globe-Trotting Vectorworks Soaks up the Limelight at Design Summit, AIA, and Rock in Rio

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 6/3/16 11:22 AM
We are thrilled to see the Vectorworks name popping up more and more in the media these days. Between the 2016 Design Summit, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention 2016, and the Rock in Rio Festival, we’ve been busy connecting with our users and making headlines. Read More

Topics: 5+1AA architectures, and Architectural Record, Architecture, Building & Design + Construction magazine, DesignIntelligence, Entertainment, event, Medical Construction & Design, Metal Architecture Construction News, Metropolis, Production Resource Group, rock in rio, Simonetta Cenci, Spotlight, Studio Gray, The Office of James Burnett (OBJ), Vision, AECCafe, Archispeak, Architect magazine, Architizer, Architosh, BIM, Builtr Labs, company news, Design Summit, engineering.com, ESP Vision, John Helm, Kyle Fiddelke, Land8, Landmark, Live Design, partnership, Perspecta: The Yale Architectural Journal, the American Architects (AIA) Convention 2016, The Construction Specifier, trade shows

The 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit Makes a Splash in the News

Posted by Hannah Force on 5/10/16 12:59 PM
If you weren’t among the more than 600 attendees who joined us in Chicago for the 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, you might feel a little left out. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Eric Berg, Pacific Coast Land Design, Planet Vectorworks, Robert Anderson, Technology Roadmap, The 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, The Office of James Burnett, world-architects, WorldCAD Access, Architosh, CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar, CEO Keynote, Design Keynote, Eva Franch i Gilabert, Kyle Fiddelke, Land8, Live Design, Vectorworks Design Summit

Nemetschek Vectorworks sponsors two students at Broadway Lighting Master Classes

Posted by Julie McClure on 6/28/13 10:22 AM
Nemetschek Vectorworks recently showed its commitment to investing in the future by sponsoring Brian A. Fortin and Yuki Nakase’s attendance at the prestigious Broadway Lighting Master Classes (BLMC) produced by Live Design. Read More

Topics: Don Holder, Education, Entertainment, Jane Cox, Jason Lyons, Jeff Croiter, Jules Fisher, Lucky Guy, Renderworks, Robert Wierzel, Spotlight, Yuki Nakase, Beverly Emmons, BLMC, Brian A. Fortin, Brian MacDevitt, Broadway Lighting Master Classes, Community, Frank Brault, Justin Townsend, Live Design, New York University, Tisch School of the Arts

Lighting designer Ben Pilat honored at USITT

Posted by Lisa Lance on 4/9/10 10:55 AM
Last weekend at the USITT 2010 Annual Conference & Stage Expo, lighting designer Ben Pilat was presented with the 2010 Rising Star Award. This annual award, sponsored by LDI 2010 and Live Design, "recognizes excellence and artistic achievement in the areas of scenic, lighting, sound, and projection design, or the convergence of these design disciplines." Read More

Topics: Entertainment, LDI 2010, Rising Star Award, Spotlight, USITT, Ben Pilat, Live Design, Los Angeles Ballet

Christian Choi's solutions for Saigon Entertainment Television

Posted by Jessie Newburn on 7/28/09 6:00 PM
Live Design magazine has a great article about Vectorworks Spotlight user Christian Choi. Christian was enlisted to redesign the lighting for Saigon Entertainment Television, the local portion of the Saigon Broadcast Television Network, a 24-hour Vietnamese language channel providing news as well as arts and entertainment programming. Read More

Topics: Entertainment, Saigon Entertainment Television, Spotlight, Vectorworks Spotlight, Christian Choi, Live Design, Project Highlight

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