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Introducing New High Line Collection Designed by J.Crew


The latest apparel and accessories from J.Crew look beautiful—and are helping to keep the High Line gorgeous too.

We partnered with J.Crew to launch a special new collection that celebrates the High Line. There are linen botanical tees for women, vintage tees for men, playful Curious Garden tees for kids, a super-soft “Park in the Sky” onesies for babies, and much more.

For those who love the High Line, the new collection is a fun way to support the park and look great too. Thanks to J.Crew’s generous support, 100% of the net proceeds from this collection will support Friends of the High Line, helping us maintain our park in the sky all year long.

Shop the collection now.

Construction Update: Latest Developments at the Rail Yards

Braving intense heat, construction crews have been making great strides in their work on the final section of the High Line.

Due to damage and deterioration, the existing concrete deck over the 10th Avenue spur must be replaced.The removal work has offered us glimpses of the High Line’s underlying steel structure.

See the latest photos

Coming Soon: High Line Back-to-School Teen Fashion Show


Fashion Week starts early on the High Line.

Friends of the High Line and local teens are teaming up with Harlem’s Fashion Row and Caravan Stylist Studios to present the first official public runway event on the High Line: a back-to-school fashion show, featuring the coolest looks for young adults, designed and styled by the teens in collaboration with professional fashion designers.

Join us for the fun! The show will take place on Thursday, August 29, at 7:00 PM in the Chelsea Market Passage. RSVP is not required, but seating will be limited, so mark your calendars and arrive early for your front row seat.

Florent Morellet Wins #GetBusted Contest

Florent Morellet—celebrated artist, flamboyant restauranteur, and champion of the Meatpacking Distict—has won the Vox Populi contest and been selected by public vote to be commemorated on the High Line. Artist John Ahearn will create a plaster cast of the subject’s head and shoulders.

The final work will be on view from September, 2013, through April, 2014, as part of Busted the group exhibition featuring nine installations on the High Line that play upon the centuries-old tradition of dedicatory busts and memorials in public spaces.

Cool Off with Frozen Treats


Beat the heat with flavorful frozen treats. The High Line’s food vendors offer delicious popsicles, shave ice, and ice cream sandwiches that will satisfy your sweet tooth and provide relief from the heat. Stop by La Newyorkina, L’arte del Gelato, Melt Bakery, and People’s Pops for everything from classic gelato to spicy Mexican paletas.

Learn more about your food options on the High Line.

Highlights from the Web



High Line Blog
Green Corps Program Celebrates Its First Graduation



Facebook
Summer evenings on the High Line mean awesome events, delicious food, and cool breezes.



Twitter
A visitor photograph captures the High Line’s serene beauty during a rainstorm.



Flickr
Volunteer photographers didn’t let rainy weather prevent them from capturing gorgeous images of the High Line during a planned photo walk.



Instagram
Red roses await a lucky someone just outside of the Chelsea Market Passage.

Keep the High Line Thriving—and Claim Your Free Water Bottle!

Summertime is so sweet on the High Line. From the quiet early mornings to the golden summer sunsets, our gardeners are hard at work keeping the High Line’s landscape looking great.

It’s no small task. That’s why we depend on the Highliners, a small group of our most committed members. With monthly pledges of $10 or more made automatically by credit or debit card, Highliners help our gardeners keep the park extraordinary each and every day.

Highliners also receive special benefits to recognize their support, like this great stainless steel water bottle¸ recognition in the High Line Magazine, and more.

Learn more and join the Highliners today!





Friends of the High Line
529 West 20th Street, Suite 8W
New York, NY 10011
(212) 206-9922
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: Friends of the High Line; Liz Ligon; Timothy Schenck; Liz Ligon; photo courtesy of Florent Morellet; photo grid (clockwise from top left) Friends of the High Line, Rowa Lee, Nicole Franzen, Friends of the High Line, Nicole Franzen, Liz Ligon; Friends of the High Line


SUPPORT
The High Line Back to School Fashion Show is presented by Friends of the High Line in partnership with Harlem Fashion Row and Caravan Stylist Studio.High Line Teen programs—part of High Line Community Engagement—are generously supported by the Ford Foundation.

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 the Concordia Foundation, 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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