Freshkills Park Administrator Eloise Hirsh spoke eloquently about the former-landfill turned oasis. "Like the High Line, it is a park of the 21st century," she said of Freshkills. Photo by Liz Ligon
How do we transform a once-notorious landfill into a beautiful New York City park?
Bluebird smooth aster is a magnet for monarch butterflies and other pollinators. Photo by Friends of the High Line
The High Line’s planting design is inspired by the self-seeded landscape that grew up between rail tracks after the trains stopped running in the 1980s. Today, the High Line includ...
The best seat in the house is looking out on 10th Avenue, on the High Line at West 17th Street. Photo by Eric La
Surprise, it still feels like summer!
Visitors have been flocking to the Sunken Overlook in the 10th Avenue Square to relax and soak in the sun while the weather remains nice. Thi...
Carol Bove’s Celeste (2013) peeks through the Queen Anne’s lace (Daucus carota) at the rail yards. Photo by Timothy Schenck
Carol Bove’s organic shapes and weathered metals seem to sprout from the natural landscape on the undeveloped section of the High Line at the Rail Yards like the green gr...
In celebration of our new
18-month High Line Calendar, we’re exploring each month’s featured image to bring you more of the behind-the-scenes details.
October’s calendar image is a vibrant autumn landscape shot by High Line Photographer
Steven Severinghaus. This image was tak...
Fany Gerson, owner of La Newyorkina, carefully selects jalapeños for her paletas. Photo by Friends of the High Line
If anyone knows how to source and pick fruit and vegetables, it’s Fany Gerson of La Newyorkina. Her famous paletas, inspired by her upbringing in Mexico and her culinary training ...
Amazon is transforming the High Line into the ultimate comfy living room so you can test-drive Kindle Paperwhite, their brand new e-reader.
Follow us after the jump for details.
Stop by the High Line Thursday, October 3, through Sunday, October 6, in between 10:00 AM and 8:00 PM to experie...
The flowers of the azure blue sage, Salvia azurea, will bloom until early frost. Photo by Friends of the High Line
The High Line’s planting design is inspired by the self-seeded landscape that grew up between rail tracks after the trains stopped running in the 1980s. Today, the High Line inc...
Those eyes! Gilbert & George's Waking keeps a close watch on the High Line. Photo by Steven Severinghaus
Waking (1984), the prismatic High Line Billboard by artists Gilbert & George, draws the eye like a magnet. However, unlike most billboards vying for your gaze on any given day in New York C...
Photographer Andrew Frasz 's image of El Anatsui’s Broken Bridge II captures the majesty of this work on a brilliant morning. The piece is installed between West 21 and 22 Streets on the High Line and is on view until September 30.
Brooklyn-based High Line Photographer Andrew Frasz perfectly...