Carter Hartong

Associate Content Marketing Writer for Vectorworks

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The Honorary Landscape Architecture of the 9/11 Memorial in NYC

Posted by Carter Hartong on 9/10/21 10:00 AM   |  2 min read time

September 11, 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the devastating attacks on the World Trade Center, Pentagon, and Washington-bound Flight 93 in the United States.

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Topics: News

September Webinars: Site Planning, Parasolid, and Georeferencing

Posted by Carter Hartong on 9/8/21 9:30 AM   |  2 min read time

Maintain accreditation and earn continuing education credits with Vectorworks’ monthly webinars. Whether you are a beginner or experienced designer, you can gain new skills, fine-tune workflows, and discover all you can do with Vectorworks.

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Topics: Tech Tips and Workflows

Vectorworks Celebrates Women’s Equality Day

Posted by Carter Hartong on 8/26/21 9:00 AM   |  9 min read time

At Vectorworks, we whole-heartedly believe in investing in our team members and maintaining an environment built on four core values: balance, collaboration, innovation, and inclusion.

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Your Guide to Algorithms-aided Design in Vectorworks

Posted by Carter Hartong on 8/23/21 10:00 AM   |  4 min read time

Experimentation and efficiency are often at a natural tension in design.

As a designer, do you have a natural desire to go where your creativity leads you? The challenge is that, in an industry that’s inherently client-centric, you’re rarely awarded such time for exploration.
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Topics: Tech Tips and Workflows

Revit or Vectorworks? How studioCOLAB Made Their Choice

Posted by Carter Hartong on 8/17/21 10:06 AM   |  9 min read time

The beauty of Vectorworks is I've been able to explore the things that I want to explore more.”

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Topics: News

Top 6 Netflix Shows for Interior Design Inspiration

Posted by Carter Hartong on 8/12/21 10:41 AM   |  5 min read time

“When you know how to listen, everybody is the guru.” This famous teaching from Ram Dass is a meditation on how we can learn from everyone. As an interior designer — similarly — you take inspiration from everywhere.

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Topics: Interiors

August Webinars: Energy Models, Water Efficiency, & Studio Facilities

Posted by Carter Hartong on 8/11/21 9:30 AM   |  2 min read time

Maintain accreditation and earn continuing education credits with Vectorworks’ monthly webinars. Whether you are a beginner or experienced designer, you can gain new skills, fine-tune workflows, and discover all you can do with Vectorworks. The more you know, the more you can do with Vectorworks.

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Topics: News

From Sketch to BIM — All in Vectorworks

Posted by Carter Hartong on 8/9/21 9:45 AM   |  3 min read time

In an architect’s workflow, easy access to the right tools makes all the difference. So, why spread them out? Why leave your tools scattered across several applications?

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10 Tips for a Sustainable Building Design

Posted by Carter Hartong on 8/2/21 4:30 PM   |  12 min read time

Sustainability is engrained into architects and designers. You account for waste, consider locally sourced materials, and even how your design will impact the world around it. The challenge, however, is empowering clients to choose more sustainable options. This is not because they’re anti-sustainability, but because they’re unaware of the long-term benefits and growing accessibility of sustainable design. When some hear “sustainability,” they think of dollar signs and aesthetic compromise.

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Serving Our Community at Maryland Food Bank

Posted by Carter Hartong on 7/23/21 10:24 AM   |  3 min read time

At Vectorworks, we strive to broaden our perspectives by collaborating and interacting with people whose experiences are different from our own. To promote inclusion — one of our four core values — we encourage our team to gain new perspectives through volunteering. We proudly offer our team members time off specifically for serving their communities, wherever that may be.

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Topics: News

Remembering the 2016 Summer Olympics, Designed with Vectorworks

Posted by Carter Hartong on 7/22/21 3:02 PM   |  6 min read time

July 23 marks the beginning of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. And although it is taking place a year after its intended start, anticipation is at a fever pitch.

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