Ref Vu (rɛfˈvjuː) is an reference image utility for artists. It's a great app for displaying reference material side by side your existing creative tools.

Main features


Work faster with reference material.
Make effective use of your entire workspace.

Arrange your images as a mood board.
You still have access to any covered menus and buttons.

Download the Beta version

Ref Vu is currently available in a beta version. It is mostly feature complete and it has undergone a lot of testing, but there may still be bugs that I'm not aware of. Should you encounter a bug or a crash please notify me via e-mail so I fix it. You may also contact me if you have any suggestions or ideas to make this software even better.

Download Ref Vu (Beta)
Installer for Windows 7, 8 and 10 (64 bit)
Version: 0.9.0

Click here to download the 32-bit version, if you're having problems running the 64-bit version.


Please send your bug reports or feature suggestions to