High Line Art presents a wide array of artwork including site-specific commissions, exhibitions, performances, video programs, and a series of billboard interventions. Learn more about Elmgreen & Dragset's A Greater Perspective, on view through the end of March 2016, on the High Line at West 17th Street.
Elmgreen & Dragset (Michael Elmgreen, b. 1961, Denmark, and Ingar Dragset, b. 1969, Norway), a collaborative duo known for their site-specific installations, introduced
A Greater Perspective, a new sculpture at 10th Avenue Square as part of the group exhibition Panorama.
Often overlooked in lieu of the other arresting urban vistas found in the park, this southerly-facing spot on the High Line offers a secret view of the Statue of Liberty. In April 2015, Elmgreen & Dragset installed an oversized, nonfunctional bronze telescope, a sculpture that simultaneously brings attention to and makes the viewing of Lady Liberty impossible.