Getting to Know Our CEO, Biplab Sarkar

Posted by Liz Pickering on 4/29/21 2:54 PM   |  6 min read time

A little over a year ago, Vectorworks CEO, Biplab Sarkar could be found in the company’s Columbia office where employees would regularly stop into his glass-lined office to chat and ask questions. When the pandemic hit and Vectorworks transitioned to working virtually, the enjoyment Biplab had from casual and organic chats with employees was missed.

Read More

Topics: News

Better Together: Introducing the Global Vectorworks Partner Network

Posted by Alex Altieri on 4/26/21 11:00 AM   |  2 min read time

As a company, Vectorworks serves a global userbase of over 650,000. The software is used all around the world, and so wouldn’t it be best for us to also partner with companies from all around the world?

You bet!

We’ve recently announced the Vectorworks Partner Network, a means to connect with innovators in our industries and incorporate stunning software and hardware integrations to the Vectorworks product line. The logic is that when we combine our resources, we form a diverse ecosystem that can improve product offerings and simultaneously share them with wider audiences. In essence, we’re better together.

Read More

Topics: Partner Products, News

Visual Edge: Lighting a Large Event Under COVID-19

Posted by Alex Altieri on 4/23/21 11:00 AM   |  5 min read time

“Wow. You guys can do so much.”

Oneka McClellan, once a fashion designer, maintains her eye for glamour in her latest pursuit as co-pastor and creative director for Shoreline City Church in Dallas, Texas, where she and her husband, Earl McClellan, have been growing community since January of 2012.

Read More

Topics: Project Highlight, Production & Lighting Design

The Production Behind the 91st Academy Awards

Posted by Alex Altieri on 4/20/21 12:03 PM   |  6 min read time

“No matter what kind of design you’re doing, there’s always some kind of story to be told,” said Amanda Stephens of David Korins Design, the group responsible for the set design on hit productions like Hamilton on Broadway and the 91st Academy Awards.

Read More

Topics: Production & Lighting Design

Landscape Architecture Firms Take the Next Step with BIM

Posted by Jack O'Grady on 4/13/21 4:45 PM   |  3 min read time

This article was originally published by Computerworks, a distributor of Vectorworks in Germany, and has been translated into English.  

 

Landscape architects, architects, and urban planners working together in one information system is more important than ever. In the trade journal Garten + Landschaft, ComputerWorks CEO Alexander Meier explains how the design software Vectorworks Landmark can enrich everyday work even more with BIM.

Read More

Topics: BIM (Landscape)

2021 Pritzker Prize Goes to Paris Architect Duo Lacaton & Vassal

Posted by Alex Altieri on 4/12/21 9:09 AM   |  1 min read time

Anne Lacaton and Jean-Phillippe Vassal together comprise the namesake of French architecture firm Lacaton & Vassal. The firm has won the 2021 Pritzker Prize award, regarded as the highest honor in the architecture profession. We extend huge congratulations for achieving this distinction.

Read More

Topics: News

April Webinars: Building Delivery, Multi-user Environments, & Lighting a Billie Eilish Tour

Posted by Alex Altieri on 4/8/21 11:00 AM   |  2 min read time

Continue your education and earn accreditation 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 create with Vectorworks.

Read More

Topics: Events

Speak with Our Team at the Vectorworks Open House

Posted by Alex Altieri on 4/7/21 11:00 AM   |  1 min read time

It makes us proud as a company to incorporate user feedback and requests into our development process. Many of the features you see in Vectorworks software today come straight from the minds of our users.

Read More

Topics: Events

Exploring Studies of Light on World Theatre Day

Posted by Jack O'Grady on 3/29/21 3:07 PM   |  6 min read time

For long-time lighting designer Joseph Oshry, being away from the theatre is like “being in a sensory deprivation tank.”

But, while the COVID-19 pandemic has kept him away from his creative home, Oshry has found opportunity in adversity by publishing a book on the complex beauty of light.

Studies of Light, released in late December of 2020, feels like a deep, calming breath in this era of anxiety. Filled with stunning pictures from his own productions and everyday moments of lighting serendipity, Oshry’s book dives deep into the different forms and functions light fulfills on both the stage and in our daily lives.

Read More

Topics: Production & Lighting Design

Service Pack 3 Now Available for Vectorworks 2021

Posted by Alex Altieri on 3/16/21 10:40 AM   |  5 min read time

It’s that time of year — Service Pack 3 is now available for all English-based versions of Vectorworks 2021, including Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Designer, Fundamentals, Braceworks, ConnectCAD, and Vision.

Read More

Topics: Product Launch, News

March Webinars: Architectural Rendering, Pre-visualization, & Landscape BIM

Posted by Joselyn Wojtalewicz on 3/15/21 5:13 PM   |  2 min read time

Continue your education and earn accreditation 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 create with Vectorworks.

Read More

Topics: Resources, Events

Try Vectorworks

Request your Free, 30-day trial of Vectorworks. From 2D drawing to 3D modeling to fully integrated BIM, we provide new solutions to help you work faster and smarter.

Free Trial

Stay in the Know

What You'll Receive

Our blog subscribers receive tech tips, user success stories, webinar opportunities, and important company announcements.

Subscribe Here!

Recent Posts