"Yesterday was the day. We officially launched Project Vasari on Autodesk Labs. I thought I would give everyone a behind the scenes look at how this all came about.
As we said in the teaser, it started as a simple question: What if we reduced Revit to its essentials? Followed quickly by: What would it look like? What would we keep? Who would it be for? This evolved into the following goals:
- Create a simplified "on-ramp" to introduce building information modeling concepts to students and young designers
- Focus on the conceptual modeling and cloud-based analysis work flows
- Create a "sandbox" where we can experiment on new features and concepts
- Deliver this as a technology preview on the web ... "
Personally, my favorite part of the post had to do with the persona. Who was Project Vasari designed for? Well, his name is Gabrial and he is a student like you and me..
Therefore, if you are student reading this blog... download Vasari now and give it a shot... It was made for you... really...