This past summer, 27 female artists participated in a special High Line Art project on Hudson River Park’s Pier 54. On view through December 13, Pier 54 is an exhibition featuring photographic documentation of these actions, conceived as tributes and reactions against acclaimed 1971 project Pier 18.
In collaboration with Hudson Guild and Fulton Youth of the Future, Friends of the High Line is pleased to present its third-annual Neighborhood Toy Drive. Between December 1 and December 12, bring a new, unwrapped gift for a child between ages 3 and 15 to two locations near the park and share the joy of the holiday season with others.get more details
High Line Teens programs offer paid job opportunities for local youth ages 14 to 19 in event production, horticulture, children's programming, and community engagement. In the past three years, we've expanded to include three different teen programs – Green Corps, Teen Arts Council, and Youth Corps.get more details
Each year, Friends of the High Line creates fun and innovative opportunities for people all ages to experience the park in a new way. Through public programs, Friends of the High Line encourages community engagement with and stewardship of the High Line.get more details
Educational programming has long been an important part of Friends of the High Line, beginning in 2001 withpartnerships with the New York City Laboratory School for Collaborative Studies and the Hudson Guild, a Chelsea community center that serves lower-income residents. Education programs serve 3,200 students and chaperones each year through guided field trips, after-school programs, teaching artist residencies, and school partnerships.get more details
The High Line transformed from a derelict structure to one of New York’s beloved public spaces. Friends of the High Line, the non-profit conservancy, began this journey fifteen years ago along with a group of visionary community members, City officials, designers, and steadfast supporters.
Friends of the High Line works to build and maintain an extraordinary public space on the High Line. We seek to protect the entire historic structure, transforming an essential piece of New York’s industrial past and inspiring new ways of thinking about the city, parks, public space, preservation, and community.learn more
Founded by two neighborhood residents, Friends of the High Line always seeks to engage the vibrant and diverse community on and around the High Line, offering a dynamic great public place for all New Yorkers and visitors to enjoy.learn more
Now, when you give by 12/31, your gift will be matched dollar-for-dollar, thanks to a generous $250,000 CSX Matching Challenge.