Friends of the High Line
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New Amenities at Washington Street

We've recently moved into our new headquarters, The Diller – von Furstenberg Building at Washington and Gansevoort Streets.

Our new space provides additional amenities for visitors like public restrooms. In addition to these essential public amenities, the building houses maintenance workshops, plant staging areas, composting areas, and the High Line’s only freight elevator – essential components to maintaining an extraordinary public space on the High Line today and for future generations.

Q&A with Our New Executive Director

Although it's been only a few weeks since Jenny Gersten joined Friends of the High Line as our new Executive Director, we feel like this dynamic New York City native is already part of the family. We sat down with the former Artistic Director of the Williamstown Theatre to learn more about her vision for our growing organization.

Read the Q&A on our blog.

A High Line Love Story

Did you know that this inspiring image is responsible for a marriage? Discover the story of Lia and Michael De Feo, a couple whose romance is beautifully intertwined with the High Line.

Looking for love? Order a print today. (Results not guaranteed.)

Last Chance to See Carol Bove at the Rail Yards


It's your last chance to see Carol Bove's High Line Commission, Caterpillar, installed in the still-wild High Line at the Rail Yards. We've released free tickets for walks taking place in March and April – our final batch before Caterpillar comes down at the end of April. Reserve your tickets today.

Discover all of High Line Art's current projects.

The High Line Is Hiring


Friends of the High Line is currently looking for passionate, dedicated candidates to fill positions in several departments. View our Jobs page for a complete list of open positions.

Highlights from the Web



High Line Blog
The Eastern red cedar provides winter meals to hungry birds, can live for 800 years, and is not really a cedar.



Facebook
See what the Chelsea Market Passage looked like in the 1950s.



Twitter
"Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius."—Pietro Aretino



Flickr
High Line Photographer Andrew Frasz doesn't let a little snow stop him from getting the perfect shot.



Instagram
The winter "skeletons" of our plants are silhouetted against a cool blue sky.

High Line Membership Renewal: Rail Yards Opening Year

The High Line is here because of you! Together, members and friends help us provide virtually all of the High Line's annual operating budget – essential funding that keeps the park vibrant and welcoming all year round.

In fact, our staff is planning now for another year filled with beautiful plantings, engaging events, innovative artwork, and the opening of the third and final section of the High Line. But to make it all happen, we need you.

Please renew your membership or join today. As you consider giving, know that your support early in the year has an even larger impact. By making your membership contribution now, you provide the High Line with essential support at a critical time as we plan our seasonal programs. Thank you!

       





Friends of the High Line
The Diller – von Furstenberg Building
820 Washington Street
New York, NY 10014
info@thehighline.org

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The High Line is managed by a partnership between Friends of the High Line and the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation

Images from top to bottom: Timothy Schenck; Timothy Schenck; Liz Ligon ; Friends of the High Line; Liz Ligon ; Timothy Schenck


SUPPORT
High Line Art is presented by Friends of the High Line and the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. High Line Art is made possible by Donald R. Mullen, Jr. and The Brown Foundation, Inc. of Houston, with additional support from David Zwirner Gallery, and Vital Projects Fund, Inc. High Line Art is supported, in part, with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

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