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Exciting Entertainment Sessions at the 2018 Design Summit

Posted by Kamica Price on 8/3/18 9:37 AM
Calling all entertainment designers! Here is a quick preview of some of the sessions we will be offering at the fourth annual Vectorworks Design Summit. Don’t miss your chance to learn from these influential designers.  Read More

Topics: 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, Entertainment, Vickie Claiborne, PRG, grandMA2 console, Lightwright, James Simpson, Royal Opera House, Patrick Stanford, Teresa Hull, Kevin Lee Allen, Scott Barnes, Joshua Thatcher, Kevin Lee Allen Design, GDTF, The Small Group, Conviana, avengers: infinity war, MIchael Klaers, entertainment sessions

3 Questions, 2 Judges, 1 Scholarship Worth $10,000

Posted by Pete Hicks on 8/7/15 9:14 AM
Want to win $10,000? The deadline for the Vectorworks Design Scholarship is less than a month away. As you finalize your application, get some advice on crafting the perfect project from two of the program’s judges: Michael Klaers, lighting designer and founder of California-based design firm The Small Group, and David Chadwick, editor of CAD User Magazine, a trusted news source for the AEC industry in the United Kingdom. Read More

Topics: Architecture, awards, Community, competition, construction, David Chadwick, Education, engineering, Entertainment, environmental design, event planning, exhibit design, #FundMyVision, graphic design, industrial design, interior design, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, lighting design, machine design, MIchael Klaers, Planet Vectorworks, scenic design, Scholarship, theater design, urban design, urban planning, Vectorworks Design Scholarship, woodworking

3 Designers Share How Vectorworks 2015 Helps Them Do Business

Posted by Pete Hicks on 10/21/14 10:37 AM
Since we launched the English version of Vectorworks 2015 in September, we’ve shared a lot of information about the new features and tools that will help you transform the world. Designers around the globe are sharing their excitement for the new release, too! Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Architecture, Community, Entertainment, Landmark, Landscape, LEGOLAND®, MIchael Klaers, MORRIS, Notable User, product reviews, Rob Glisson, rojo Architecture, Spotlight, The Small Group, Todd McCurdy, Universal Studios, vectorworks 2015, Vectorworks Architect

Join The Business of Creativity

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 10/1/14 11:56 AM
Design is all about finding unique solutions. So, how do you stand out in a world where uniformity is rewarded? Join the online, interactive discussion that will connect the dots between vision and reality in The Business of Creativity Google+ Hangout on Air October 9, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. EDT. This hour-long discussion, led by Steve Alden, AIA, architect at Nemetschek Vectorworks, will define what it means to be visionary and how flexible workflows help designers discover new ways to imagine and construct their projects. From small firms to large, the panel of practitioners will share details about their creative workflows and perspectives on the future of technology. Read More

Topics: AIA, Architecture, Aurora Meneghello, Community, #DiscussDesign, Entertainment, Google+ Hangout on Air, Landscape, MIchael Klaers, Morris Architects, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Novedge, Office Ron Kwaske Architect, Rob Glisson, rojo Architecture, Ron Kwaske, Steve Alden, The Business of Creativity, The Small Group, Todd McCurdy, Vectorworks, vectorworks 2015

New video highlights The Small Group's collaborative approach to lighting design

Posted by Julie McClure on 3/22/13 11:40 AM
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Topics: 3D Modeling, Community, Education, Entertainment, Firm Profile, MIchael Klaers, Renderworks, Santa Barbara Vectorworks User Group, Spotlight, The Small Group, Vectorworks 2013

The Small Group's design artists embrace collaboration for spectacular shows

Posted by Julie McClure on 2/21/13 8:40 AM
Ryan Artzberger, Kevin Cox, Jason Bradley, and Torrey Hansen performed in a unique adaptation of “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” which cast one actor as Jekyll and everyone else as different versions of Hyde. Photo courtesy of Julie Currie. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Community, Entertainment, Firm Profile, MIchael Klaers, Renderworks, Santa Barbara Vectorworks User Group, Spotlight, The Small Group

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