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.

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Topics: Product Launch, News

5 Things the New macOS Big Sur Optimized with M1 Brings to Vectorworks

Posted by Chris Conard on 12/10/20 3:18 PM   |  11 min read time

The release of Apple’s macOS Big Sur with the new Apple silicon M1 chip brings a lot of buzz to the software industry and a lot of promise for the community of Vectorworks developers, testers, and users. 

Here we’ll dig into five areas of focus — key aspects where we see a host of improvements for our Mac-based users.  

We’ll also shed some light on what to expect when running Big Sur on your existing Mac or a new Mac and share insights from our continued testing and vetting of Big Sur, the first macOS to be rolled out with the Apple silicon M1 chip.  

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Topics: Product Launch

Garden of Nervure: How One Firm Brought Life to Luxury Apartments

Posted by Leslie Briggs on 11/24/20 12:00 PM   |  5 min read time

Since 1990, Japanese landscape architecture firm PLACEMEDIA has maintained a crucial ideology — that landscape architects, while specialists, must incorporate the perspectives of all project stakeholders in order to deliver a successful design.

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Topics: Product Launch, BIM (Landscape)

November Tech Roundup: Guest Tech Tips on Vectorworks 2021

Posted by Kamica Price on 11/19/20 12:30 PM   |  1 min read time

For this month’s roundup, we’re bringing you tips from a well-respected Vectorworks reseller and trainer — Jonathan Reeves of Jonathan Reeves CAD. Read on for tech tips in #Vectorworks2021.

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Topics: Product Launch, BIM (Architecture), Tech Tips and Workflows

The Office Everyone Wishes They Had

Posted by Alex Altieri on 11/5/20 1:54 PM   |  4 min read time

When we talk about great interior design, there’s no better firm to mention than Chicago’s Eastlake Studio. Our profile earlier this year made it clear that the Eastlake design team is at the cutting-edge of innovative interiors.

It’s why we’re featuring one of their projects in the marketing of #Vectorworks2021 — the project, an office expansion for the marketing automation company ActiveCampaign, stands to prove why Eastlake is such a mainstay in Chicago’s workplace industry.

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Topics: Project Highlight, Product Launch

October Tech Roundup: 2 Videos on Vectorworks 2021 Features

Posted by Kamica Price on 10/23/20 2:00 PM   |  1 min read time

In this month’s tech roundup, check out these #Vectorworks2021 features that you can customize to fit your workflow.

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Topics: Product Launch, Tech Tips and Workflows

A Conversation with the Design Team Behind the Scenes of Hamilton: the Exhibition

Posted by Leslie Briggs on 10/21/20 1:00 PM   |  7 min read time

As part of our celebration for the release of Vectorworks 2021, we’re featuring some of our customers’ projects in our promotional materials. In case you missed it, our first blog featured a proposed Ülemiste railway terminal designed by 3+1 architects. This time, we bring you Hamilton: The Exhibition, a 360-degree immersive experience in Chicago, IL.

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Topics: Product Launch

Design Day Recap: Catch What You Missed

Posted by Alex Altieri on 10/15/20 12:29 PM   |  2 min read time

Vectorworks Design Day is in the books — but if you missed any of the three live sessions, we have a full recap for you. Find everything about the event in this blog post, including where you can watch the sessions on-demand.

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Topics: Events, Product Launch

From Hand Modeling to BIM, Why Creativity Means Building in Context

Posted by Alex Altieri on 10/5/20 12:11 PM   |  4 min read time

With the release of #Vectorworks2021, we’re featuring some of our customers’ projects in our promotional materials. The first is a railway terminal proposed for Ülemiste, a subdistrict of the Estonian capital Tallinn.

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Topics: Product Launch, BIM (Architecture)

We Want to Hear from You at Vectorworks Design Day

Posted by Alex Altieri on 9/30/20 10:50 AM   |  2 min read time

Now that #Vectorworks2021 is out, here’s your chance to hear from Vectorworks leadership and users around the world about the latest innovations in the new version! 

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Topics: Events, Product Launch

September Tech Roundup: Vectorworks 2021 New Features

Posted by Kamica Price on 9/24/20 3:00 PM   |  1 min read time

Another month brings another Tech Roundup. This time, with fresh new features from the newly released #Vectorworks2021 – check them out.

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Topics: Product Launch, Tech Tips and Workflows

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