Full project download developed with Blender (CCBY)

A popular resource in Blender 3D Architect is the section with several free scenes related to architectural visualization. You can download those files and do whatever you want with such resources. Even with such great references to download, we still don’t have the entire picture of an architectural design because visualization is a small part […]

Bed and Bathroom: Free architectural interior scene

Last week we shared an excellent resource for artists trying to develop their skills in architectural visualization, which consists of an example scene created with Blender 2.9x. You can download and inspect multiple aspects of the project to learn how the artist solved the illumination of such a project. Do you know that we have […]

Nu Villa with Blender Cycles

The majority of projects using Blender for architecture have a direct relation to small residential spaces. One of the reasons for that is because it is by far easy to develop a project with lots of existing references. That is also a great way of starting with architectural interiors because you have an abundance of […]

Mixed-use building with Blender and E-Cycles

The most common type of project in architectural visualization is, by far, a residential space. A quick search for architectural interiors returns hundreds of examples of those projects. For that reason, it is always interesting when an artist shows a different type of building as the subject for visualization. Here is an excellent artwork from […]

Blender for energy analysis and project efficiency

When we start to think about Blender as a tool to improve your architectural designs and workflow, we usually think about the benefits of having a 3D model for visualization and a later realistic render with either Eevee or Cycles. What if I told you that Blender could go much beyond simple visualization? It can […]

PyClone and Home Builder: Parametric Asset Libraries in Blender 2.90

After a while working with architectural visualization projects, you probably will start to wonder about how useful a full parametric library of assets could be in your workflow. For most people, having to edit and change furniture elements is a time consuming and boring task. That is a reality when you must work on projects […]

Four seasons residences with Blender Cycles

From all the questions that we often receive about the use of Blender in an architectural project, one that impresses us is about the size of a project. Is Blender the best option when dealing with large scale projects? That will depend on the hardware you have available to handle the amount of processing required […]

Architectural glass shader pack for Blender Cycles

As you probably must be aware of all the articles we post in Blender 3D Architect, a common subject is textures and architectural visualization resources. From those recourses, you usually find PBR textures and other materials to help a lot in your work. However, an important type of material that could make a huge difference […]