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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

2013 Swiss Foundation Award winners all use Vectorworks software

Posted by Julie McClure on 6/25/13 10:42 AM
Young Swiss architects are proving that Vectorworks software is the best tool for the job as all three winners of the Foundation Award 2013 use the program for their innovative design work. This prestigious, annual Swiss award program recognizes firms that demonstrate a high quality of architectural skill and were founded no more than four years ago. Read More

Topics: Andreas Lamprecht, Architecture, Demuth Hagenmüller & Lamprecht Architekten, Education, Lido Rapperswil, Renderworks, Sandra Hagen Müller-Sands, Scalinata degli Angiol, swiss-architects.com, Thomas Schlichting, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Service Select, WBW Rhyboot Alstätten, Zentralstrasse, Community, Demuth Hagenmüller Architekten, Foundation Award, Huber Waser Mühlebach, Lilian Demuth

Registration now open for "BIM im Klartext" seminar

Posted by Lisa Lance on 5/8/13 10:55 AM
On May 22, architects in Switzerland will have the opportunity to attend BIM im Klartext at the Architekturforum Zürich. "BIM im Klartext" simply means "BIM in plain language," and attendees of this event will learn what BIM (Building Information Modeling) is, what the benefits of BIM are, and how BIM is used in Switzerland and other European countries. Read More

Topics: Andrés G. Damjanov, Education, Solibri, swiss-architects.com, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northweste, Andy Hängärtner, ArchiMedia, Architekturforum Zurich, Bern University of Applied Sciences, BIM, BIM im klarTEXT, Community, ComputerWorks, David Gubler, Dipl. Arch ETH, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Odilo Schoch, Prof. Fritz Häubi

MJ2B Architekten wins 2012 Swiss Foundation Award

Posted by Theresa Downs on 7/12/12 7:09 AM
Congratulations to Manuel Jüni and Beat Buri of MJ2B Architekten, winner of this year’s prestigious 2012 Swiss Foundation Award. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Hewlett Packard, MJ2B Architekten, swiss-architects.com, Swiss Foundation Award, Vectorworks Architect, art-tv.ch, Beat Buri, ComputerWorks Switzerland, Hochparterre, Manuel Jüni, Project Highlight

Visitor center by Leuppi & Schafroth Architekten AG featured as “Project of the Week”

Posted by Theresa Downs on 3/29/11 7:29 AM
The new visitor center for Rhine Falls at the castle Laufen was recently featured as “Project of the Week” on swiss-architects.com. Leuppi & Schafroth Architekten AG, who have been drawing with Vectorworks since 1995, were responsible for this unique design. The difficult task of transforming an existing staff house into a public building—integrating a souvenir shop, bistro, public toilet facilities, and a multi-purpose hall under one roof—was accomplished by extending the building and developing a new skin that wraps the entire structure. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Rhine Falls, swiss-architects.com, Leuppi & Schafroth Architekten AG, Project Highlight, Stephanie Schafroth

kit architects wins first Swiss Foundation Award

Posted by Theresa Downs on 12/22/10 11:16 AM
kit architects: Roman Loretan, Andreas Schelling, and Gianet Traxler Read More

Topics: Architecture, Gianet Traxler, Hewlett Packard, Roman Loretan, swiss-architects.com, Vectorworks Architect, Andreas Kling, Andreas Schelling, art-tv.ch, Community, ComputerWorks Switzerland, Foundation Award, kit architects

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