SILV Trains Next Generation of Entertainment Professionals

Posted by Alex Altieri on 7/9/19 5:17 PM   |  1 min read time

The Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas (SILV) equips young professionals with the technology and experience needed to succeed in entertainment production.

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Topics: Entertainment, SILV, Training, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision, Frank Brault, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas

In the News: Vectorworks Design Summit

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 12/10/18 12:28 PM   |  2 min read time

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.

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

A 40-Year-Old Masterpiece Celebrated with Vision

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 12/5/18 10:07 AM   |  2 min read time

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. 

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

We Have a New Official Distributor in South Africa

Posted by Lisa Lance on 9/18/18 10:17 AM   |  1 min read time

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.

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

Vectorworks 2019 Webinars: What You Need to Know

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 9/14/18 1:34 PM   |  2 min read time

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.

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

Unleash Your Creativity with Vectorworks 2019

Posted by Lisa Lance on 9/12/18 10:26 AM   |  1 min read time

Today's the day! Meet the newest versions of Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Fundamentals, and Designer, as well as Braceworks and Vision. 

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

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 3

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/7/18 10:20 AM   |  3 min read time

Our last SILV student is Maile Varian, a junior at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, where she studies lighting design and technology. 

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

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 2

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/30/18 11:00 AM   |  5 min read time

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.

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

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 1

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/24/18 11:01 AM   |  4 min read time

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).

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Topics: SILV, Vision, Frank Brault, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Vectorworks Entertainment, 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   |  1 min read time

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.

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

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