Phase 1 Recap
On April 1, we asked designers to vote on the proposed project’s building type. The options
were: Mobile Gallery, Eco Resort, or Treehouse. On April 24, designers chose the Eco Resort.
We entered all voters in a drawing and gave away two Wacom® Intuos5 pen tablets after each
phase. The Phase 1 winners were:
Joseph Wyman, Owner at ARQEON architecture
Carolina Garcia, PLA, LEED AP, BD+C, Career Services Advisor at Harrington College of Design
and Owner at Culturelle3 Designs, Inc.
Phase 2 Recap
In Phase 2, we asked designers to select which conceptual sketch they wanted us to develop.
Three unique napkin sketches were created: Arctic Resort, Seaside Eco Resort, and Desert Eco
Resort. On May 22, voters chose the Seaside Eco Resort as the winning concept.
Winner! Seaside Eco Resort
Desert Eco Resort
The Phase 2 Wacom Intuos5 pen tablet winners were:
Joseph P. Grant, AIA, Associate Partner, Davis Brody Bond, LLP
Steve May, Architectural Technologist, Douglas Sollows Architecture, Inc.
Phase 3 Recap
In Phase 3, we asked designers to help determine which of three presentations would be brought from
concept to completion using Vectorworks software: Boutique Eco Resort, Eco Research Center, or Family
Eco Vacation. On June 26, the Eco Research Center was voted as the winning selection to move forward
into Phase 4.
Boutique Eco Resort
Winner! Eco Research Center
Family Eco Resort
The Phase 3 Wacom Intuos5 pen tablet winners were:
Ron Kent, AIA, Outside the Lines
Robert Mullan, Frame Architects
Phase 4 Recap
In Phase 4, we asked designers to identify their firms' BIM workflow issues while we created
resources to demonstrate how Vectorworks software can be used to quickly move from early concept
studies into a smart building information model. To demonstrate these capabilities, we designed
an Eco Research Center and Resort in Malta. Read about the unique site considerations and
programming demands that influenced the project’s design. Also, watch our on-demand webinars
for additional resources that reveal how Vectorworks software can support your firm’s entire
Then, don’t forget to register for upcoming webinars that discuss the
and energy analysis and sustainability processes for the project.
The Phase 4 Wacom Intuos5 pen tablet winners were:
Brian Rysdorp, The Hayes Group Architects
Joaquin Molina, Recinto Estudio de Arquitectura