Point of View - Point of View April 2015 Site Staff FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin How Our Firm's Collaborative Culture Thrives Tom Chung and Zhanina Boyadzhieva, Two designers on the traditions put in place by an architecture firm’s adventurous founders The Whitney's Chief Curator on How Renzo Piano's New Building "Stretches the Mind" Paul Clemence, Donna De Salvo talks Renzo Piano, delves into the often-fraught relationship between art and architecture, and explains why the new Whitney just works. Now Trending in the Workplace: Collaboration, Play, and Mobility Cora Lewis, A look at the landscape of contemporary offices through a macro lens reveals certain unmissable patterns. Here, we zoom out—and back in—on four. The Ten Greenest Buildings of 2015 Estefanía Acosta, The winning projects from the 2015 Committee on the Environment Top Ten Green Projects awards display a commitment to sustainable design. At the Guggenheim, On Kawara Fills Wright's Rotunda with Silence Ray Hu, "On Kawara—Silence" presents a rare—possibly final—chance to see so many of the artist's paintings in one place. Site Visit: A Tiny House Village in Olympia Offers a New Model for Housing the Homeless Anne-Marie Lubenau, Quixote Village is a self-managed community that provides permanent, supportive housing for homeless adults. Florida's Midcentury Mecca Welcomes New Center for Architecture Cora Lewis, The Center for Architecture Sarasota is an innovative hub for regional architectural programming. Designing Urban Landscapes: A Matter of Good Storytelling and Editing Grace Lo, The Green Team details two case studies and how they tell a captivating design story Design Needs to Rid Itself of the "Obsession of the New" Hella Jongerius & Louise Schouwenberg, In a manifesto timed to Salone del Mobile in Milan, designer Hella Jongerius and theorist Louise Schouwenberg set a new course for twenty-first-century design. Robotic Installation Wants to Make Every Consumer a Designer Zachary Edelson, Robochop has great ambitions—to turn everyone into designers. Nine Designs to See at Coverings 2015 Paul Makovsky, Nine designs you can't miss at this year's tile & stone expo. "Radical Cities" Finds Radical Alternatives in Slums, Exurbs, and Enclaves Joshua K. Leon, An appraisal of Justin McGuirk's travelogue through Latin America celebrates both ingenious bottom-up urban strategies and collaborative, top-down architectural design. Q&A: The Miami Marine Stadium's Architect on Its Past and Future Richard Morgan, Hilario Candela speaks about the inspiration behind his iconic stadium, the problems of preservation, and new revitalization opportunities. "Sukkah City," A New Film on an Old Tradition Alex Carp, Can Biblical rules be re-imagined by modern architects? Alexis Bittar's Material World Broadens With New Acrylic Shannon Sharpe, The jewelry designer has spent the last 25 years pushing the boundaries of style. Join Metropolis and LIGHTFAIR's Twitterview for the Latest in Lighting Trends Tamy Cozier, Susan S. Szenasy speaks to presenters from this year's trade show about lighting efficiency, management, and trends.