Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc., has announced a new webinar series titled “Art in Architecture.” The series starts tomorrow actually and focuses on three talks (webinars) led by Steve Alden AIA.
Each webinar will focus on architects who challenged convention to create new and unexpected solutions, as well as explore how today’s visionaries connect with the past to design artistic projects that are responsive to people and their context.
“Architects throughout history have utilized their creativity to produce pioneering designs, pulling inspiration from everyday objects, abstract concepts and even each other,” says Steve Alden, AIA, architect at Nemetschek Vectorworks and series presenter. “We’re excited to announce this webinar series and share how today’s most expressive designers are influenced by the visionary minds of the past and how they use technology to enable imaginative designs that transform the world.”
Three Webinars—Earn CEUs
- Oct 29, 2014 — Early Sparks of Russian Iconic Architecture. Follow the career of a visionary architect as he discovered how to rethink everything he thought he knew about design and found himself transformed by the experience. Konstantin Melnikov was a Russian architect caught up in social upheaval during a time of great revolutionary change. Learn how the roots of modern architecture can be traced directly back to the events of 1917 Russia, and compare how today’s iconic architecture flows naturally from the past.http://www3.vectorworks.net/
- Nov 19, 2014 — Small Iconic Architecture. Iconic architecture is springing up in urban settings more and more since the advent of powerful computer technology. But even before the computer, there was a desire to create a dramatic statement through architecture. This webinar will examine the link between a designer’s desire for expression and the capability of technology to enable its realization. The presentation will focus on smaller projects and feature examples from both past and present. http://www3.vectorworks.net/
- Dec 17 — Four French Architects You Should Know—Eiffel, Prouvé, Dominique Parrault and Rudy Ricciotti. Participants will discover the interconnections among their work and examine the technology that supported their design solutions. http://www3.vectorworks.net/
For more information, contact [email protected] or 800-413-0935.
About Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc.
Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc. is the developer of Vectorworks software, a line of industry-specific CAD and BIM solutions that allow designers to easily capture, develop and communicate their ideas with accuracy and efficiency. With more than half a million users around the world, Vectorworks software is a global leader in 3D design technologies for the AEC, landscape and entertainment industries. Nemetschek Vectorworks was founded in 1985 and has been a part of The Nemetschek Group since its acquisition in 2000. For more information, visit www.vectorworks.net.