About Us

Our work strives to enhance our sense of surroundings, identity and relationship to others and the physical spaces we inhabit, whether feral or human-made.

Selected Awards
  • 2004 — Aga Khan Award for Architecture
  • 2009 — Mies van der Rohe Award
  • 2013 — AIA/ALA Library Building Award
  • 2015 — Best Interior, Designers Saturday
  • 2016 — AIA New York Honor Award

Nested XREFs and layer states

If you use a system of drawing sheet and drawing model in your practice where both are seperate files and the sheets are…

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So you want a blank drawing at startup? Updated

So if you are now using AutoCAD 2016, the previous methods to remove the “New Tab” (now the “Start Tab” do not work….

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Grip edits not working

Introduced quite a while back for polylines and a while back for hatch, these allow you to add, edit and stretch existing lines…

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AutoCAD LT 2015 Service Pack 2

AutoDesk released Service Pack 2 for AutoCAD LT 2015 today. This has many crash related bug fixes within it which should make AutoCAD…

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Missing SHX Fonts

Sometimes AutoCAD pops up a message saying “Missing SHX Files”. SHX files are AutoCAD’s shape and font files. These were used for Fonts…

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Skewed World UCS

One of my colleagues had a drawing where the UCS had been rotated to suit a particular part of the drawing, however on…

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Qleaders Always Plotting Though Off

One of my colleagues found that qleader heads (not the lines but just the heads) would plot in a viewport even when turned…

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AutoCAD LT 2015 Service Pack

Service pack 1 for AutoCAD LT 2015 is out. If you installed the Autodesk Notification system a little pop-up should tell you about…

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Customisation Category

Customising AutoCAD can be quite daunting so I thought I would produce a few posts to run through the process of customisation from…

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Blank drawing revisted

In my previous post, I mentioned that you could go back to the more traditional start up in AutoCAD by changing the STARTUP…

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