The High Line Blog

  • HOMU and the High Line

    The Homeless Museum Both the Whitney Museum and Dia will be erecting major new buildings in the High Line neighborhood in the not-too-distant future. In the meantime, New Yorkers can visit The Homeless Museum (or HOMU for short), which has been setting up shop across from the 20th St. entrance... read more
  • Wandering Band on the High Line

    The Chelsea Grasslands as imagined with Wandering Band musicians. Original Photo By Rik Panganiban and Adapted By Sebastien Sanz de Santamaria.  Because the High Line was designed to be an open space for all people to enjoy, and because art, in general, makes our brains happy, we're looki... read more
  • High Line Celebrates Its One-Year Anniversary

    Click this image to view full slideshow of a Year in Pictures. First photo by Iwan Baan.  A Year in Pictures It's been a year! One year ago today, the first section of the High Line opened to the public. The High Line's first year as a public park has been extraordinary, with more than two... read more
  • SALE! Special Discounts to Celebrate Our One-Year Anniversary

    High Line Discount Sale! Coupon Code: "BIRTHDAY2010" On Wednesday, June 9, Friends of the High Line will celebrate the park's one-year anniversary. It's hard to believe the park opened just one year ago. In its first year, more than two million people have visited the High Line, making it a fav... read more
  • HOMU at the High Line

    Both the Whitney Museum and Dia will be erecting major new buildings in the High Line neighborhood in the not-too-distant future. In the meantime, you can enjoy The Homeless Museum, or HOMU for short. Museum director/artist Filip Noterdaeme has been setting up shop across from the 20th Street E... read more
  • HOMU at the High Line

    Both the Whitney Museum and Dia will be erecting major new buildings in the High Line neighborhood in the not-too-distant future. In the meantime, you can enjoy The Homeless Museum, or HOMU for short. Museum director/artist Filip Noterdaeme has been setting up shop across from the 20th Street E... read more
  • HOMU at the High Line

    Both the Whitney Museum and Dia will be erecting major new buildings in the High Line neighborhood in the not-too-distant future. In the meantime, you can enjoy The Homeless Museum, or HOMU for short. Museum director/artist Filip Noterdaeme has been setting up shop across from the 20th Street E... read more
  • A Magic Combo: WFMU & the High Line

    Here's a special treat for your Friday afternoon: a photo recap of our first live broadcast on the High Line. WFMU on the High Line. This past Memorial Day, WFMU's DJ/rupture and DJ Trent broadcast live from the southern end of the High Line beneath The Standard Hotel. The music was accompani... read more
  • June Blooms: A Flourishing Landscape

    Goatsbeard (Aruncus 'Horatio') in bloom. Photo by Joan Garvin.  Every time we walk the High Line, we overhear a park visitor marveling about how established the plants look after having a year in the park. The grasses are thicker and lusher, the flowers are blooming with more gusto &mdas... read more
  • Romantic Gardens: Panel Discussion at the Morgan Library

    Patrick Cullina, Friends of the High Line Vice President of Horticulture & Park Operations. As part of the launch of a new exhibit entitled Romantic Gardens: Nature, Art, and Landscape Design, Patrick Cullina, our Vice President for Horticulture & Park Operations, will join a panel discussion t... read more