Schematic Design Using Vectorworks Architects
Tuesday, September 11
Vectorworks User Group
AIA East Bay
1405 Clay St.
Free and open to all.
Paul Majka will discuss the topic “Schematic Design using Vectorworks Architect”
We will cover the development of site and building plans, sections and elevations from a 3D model, and preparation of shadow studies and area calculations using Vectorworks Architect software. We will discuss the use of this software for these and others.
About the presenter: Paul Majka – Principal, Paul Majka Architect Inc. San Francisco, seasoned professional with about 10 years’ experience with Vectorworks.
- Use of the site modeling tools of Vectorworks Architect software.
- Use of parametric tools to develop 3D massing and building models on design layers.
- Present the design in plans, sections and elevations using viewports on sheet layers.
- Use the model and information attached to its component objects to prepare shadow studies and area calculations.