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ARCHICAD on Archispeak Podcast

ARCHICAD on Archispeak Podcast

The power of the podcast is well-documented. At their origination, podcasts – or “audio blogging” as the practice was first named – were a handy way to share information, though at first they did not enjoy widespread adoption. So much has...
Mapping Social Media

Mapping Social Media

How the AEC Community is discovering new ways to build business on Main Street Part One: First stop, Pinterest. “I know at least half my advertising works,” said the prosperous business man. “The problem is figuring out which half that is.” For AEC professionals...
ARCHICAD 20 Download Today!

ARCHICAD 20 Download Today!

The wait is over! GRAPHISOFT® announced that ARCHICAD® 20’s global rollout process has begun. Shipping started last week with the International, US, UK/Ireland, German, and Austrian versions, followed by the French version on July 4 – the first six of 28 local...

First Fridays for Education – July

Stand Out Among the Crowd The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) and GRAPHISOFT want to help you Stand Out and get yourself noticed by potential employers. Learn how to use BIMx to create an interactive, mobile portfolio at the upcoming Grassroots...
How to Pick a Houzz Profile Picture

How to Pick a Houzz Profile Picture

Dear Louis: I have to pick a profile picture for our Houzz listing. This task is turning into my worst nightmare. – Please advise before I drown in a whirlpool of possible images, blurred past all recognition. I’ve got to tell you we have tens of thousands of photos,...
New Partner Feels Lost

New Partner Feels Lost

Dear Louis: Are we a professional organization, or are we a business? As far as our architectural practice is concerned both models seem to be trading in degraded currency. I find myself wracked with anxiety over this question, as I nurture our ideas and projects,...
Firm Night Fabulousness

Firm Night Fabulousness

Call it an AIA after-party, call it a social gathering, or better yet call it a warm-up for our upcoming 2017 BIM Conference – our Firm Night was a fabulous success. Where to Begin? There were so many highlights from the party; it’s difficult to pick a...
ARCHICAD 20 Live Stream

ARCHICAD 20 Live Stream

See ARCHICAD 20 – demonstrated live to GRAPHISOFT’s Key Clients.  In May, GRAPHISOFT announced the latest version of its industry-leading BIM software solution – ARCHICAD 20. On June 13 you will be able to see its world premiere!  ARCHICAD 20...
Student Competition Winners!

Student Competition Winners!

We have our winners! GRAPHISOFT North America, in partnership with award-winning ARCHICAD firm, Kitchen & Associates (K&A) and AIA West Jersey, proudly announce the winners of our inaugural student design competition. We arranged the competition to...
Congratulations to NARTARCHITECTS

Congratulations to NARTARCHITECTS

GRAPHISOFT would like to take a moment to recognize NARTARCHITECTS. Their team also won an Architizer A+ Award for a project in Hungary called the Lookout Tower at Galyateto  This striking renovation project, situated on one of the highest peaks of the Matra mountains...
Tying One On, with Color

Tying One On, with Color

Disclaimer: This is a blog about software and will remain one for the duration of its existence – however – we will digress momentarily to have a little fun with a fashion forward footwear trend spotted at the recent Architizer A+ Awards. Red shoelaces....
Good Times at the Gala

Good Times at the Gala

On a beautiful spring evening in New York City, Architizer hosted the 4th annual A+ Awards Gala. The 2016 gala brought together some of the industry’s most respected participants to celebrate the world’s greatest architecture and honor the winners of the Architizer...
Come see us in Philly!

Come see us in Philly!

All About AIA 2016 GRAPHISOFT will be exhibiting at this year’s National AIA Convention in booth 2439. We can’t wait to see you! The AIA Convention  is THE architecture and design event of the year. Each year thousands of architects, designers, business...
First Fridays for Education – May

First Fridays for Education – May

The GRAPHISOFT North America Student Design Competition is in full swing. Entrants are already hard at work designing ways to put Philadelphia’s rich history in front of the millions of tourists who visit it annually. A temporary mobile visitor center made from a shipping container can be moved to one of many venues that welcome event attendees.

Join Us at Our Firm Night Party

Join Us at Our Firm Night Party

Come Party With Us! An exceptional party happens during AIA and we don’t want you to miss out. GRAPHISOFT has partnered with noted ARCHICAD firm, Kitchen & Associates, to give you a chance to eat, drink, and dance the night away with your fellow ARCHICAD...
Announcing ARCHICAD 20

Announcing ARCHICAD 20

A Fresh Look at BIM GRAPHISOFT announced the latest version of its industry-leading BIM software solution – ARCHICAD 20 today. This version features a number of important functional improvements that put the emphasis on the “I” in BIM, increasing the value for...

Another Pecha Kucha Success

ARCHICAD Customer Spotlight User Group The fun and benefits of ARCHICAD User Groups are well documented throughout this blog. The meet-ups take on various formats but in all cases, users exchange ideas, ask questions, and share their accomplishments with ARCHICAD and...
To the Nut Factory

To the Nut Factory

                  Dear Louis:  I’m sixty-six years old with two cocker spaniels and five hair salons. Here’s my problem: I’m feeling boxed and bored in the burbs. Our house, in fact, is just a big box on steroids, inside of which we watch the box sent to me in a box...
BIMx PRO Wins Architizer A+ Award!

BIMx PRO Wins Architizer A+ Award!

The architecture and design industry worldwide has spoken. BIMx PRO won the A+ Architizer Award – ahead of the thousands of technology apps that were submitted including rival Autodesk. An elite group of experts made up an international jury of more than 300...
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