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In the News: Vectorworks Design Summit

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 12/10/18 12:28 PM
Whether you attended the 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit and want to relive it in all its glory, or you couldn’t make it and want the inside scoop, here are some highlights from the media who reported on our favorite event of the year. Read More

Topics: 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, world-architects, Architosh, Antoine Predock, Paul Fehlau, Antoine Predock Architect, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, General Device Type Format, My Virtual Rig, Live Design, James Simpson, Royal Opera House, Vision, Land8, Vectorworks Landmark, Virtual Reality

A 40-Year-Old Masterpiece Celebrated with Vision

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 12/5/18 10:07 AM
To pay tribute to The Wiz’s 40th anniversary, TUTS (Theater Under the Stars) in Houston, Texas presented its own rendition of this classic Broadway musical. New York-based lighting designer Alex Jainchill was tasked to light the production.  Read More

Topics: The Wiz, TUTS (Theater Under the Stars), lighting designer, Alex Jainchill, Dear Evan Hansen, previsualization, Vision, 2D section, rendering tool

We Have a New Official Distributor in South Africa

Posted by Lisa Lance on 9/18/18 10:17 AM
The demands of the entertainment industry are constantly evolving, and access to state-of-the-art technology is more critical than ever. In response to this, we are pleased to announce that DWR Distribution has been appointed an official distributor for Vectorworks Spotlight, Braceworks, and Vision software in South Africa. Read More

Topics: DWR Distribution, Vectorworks Spotlight, Braceworks, Vision, Dylan Jones, Tara Grant, Duncan Riley

Vectorworks 2019 Webinars: What You Need to Know

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 9/14/18 1:34 PM
Excited about Vectorworks 2019 and want to learn more? Join us for a free, “What’s New” webinar and discover the latest improvements and new features. We’re offering different webinars for the architecture, landscape, and entertainment design industries. Read the presentation descriptions below and register today. Read More

Topics: #Vectorworks2019, What's New Webinars, AEC Industry, Landscape industry, Entertainment industry, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Landmark, Vectorworks Spotlight, BIM workflow, landscape modeling, previsualization, rigging design, Vision, Braceworks, webinars

Unleash Your Creativity with Vectorworks 2019

Posted by Lisa Lance on 9/12/18 10:26 AM
Today's the day! Meet the newest versions of Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Fundamentals, and Designer, as well as Braceworks and Vision.  Read More

Topics: vectorworks 2019, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Landmark, Vectorworks Spotlight, Braceworks, Vision, BIM, 3D, Vectorworks Graphics Module, openBIM, 3D Modeling

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 3

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/7/18 10:20 AM
Our last SILV student is Maile Varian, a junior at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, where she studies lighting design and technology.  Read More

Topics: SILV 2018, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Maile Varian, Frank Brault, SFX, previz, Vision, Vectorworks Spotlight

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 2

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/30/18 11:00 AM
In case you missed our story last week, we’re sharing a series of three interviews with students from the Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas (SILV). Our next SILV student is Andy Shores, a 22-year-old lighting programmer and technician. Read More

Topics: SILV, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Andy Shores, University of Vermont, SILV 2018, Jane Childs, John Forbes, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 1

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/24/18 11:01 AM
Recently, Frank Brault, our product marketing manager for entertainment, spent two weeks helping young professionals learn the ins-and-outs of Vectorworks and Vision at the annual Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas event (SILV). Read More

Topics: Frank Brault, Vectorworks Entertainment, Vision, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, SILV, Jane Childs, Tales Ribeiro, previsualization software

SILV & Vectorworks: A Partnership with Future Designers at its Core

Posted by Kamica Price on 5/15/18 11:09 AM
The next generation of designers will always have our support, so we’re proud to continue our partnership with the Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas (SILV) for the fourth consecutive year. Read More

Topics: Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Frank Brault, Vectoworks Spotlight, Lightwright, Jane Childs, students, Entertainment, SILV, Vision

All You Need to Know About the 2018 Prolight + Sound Show

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 4/30/18 2:24 PM
Last week, the annual Prolight + Sound show took place in Frankfurt, Germany, with over 90,000 visitors from 152 countries. This event allowed many of our esteemed Vectorworks colleagues to share the latest and greatest in entertainment design. Read More

Topics: Prolight + Sound 2018, Frankfurt, Germany, Vectorworks Entertainment, entertainment design, Andreas Thierer, ComputerWorks, Staatstheater Stuttgart, Rüdiger Benz, Jörg Schuchardt, Deersoft GmbH, Moritz Staffel, CADLIFE GbR, Marvin Säuberlich, Brandon Eckstorm, Jim Woodward, Braceworks, Vision, René Berhorst, General Device Type Format, Jeremy Powell, press briefing, Robe lighting, Josef Valchar, MA Lighting Technology, Gerhard Krude

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