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Wanderlust on the High Line

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 10.12.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Image courtesy High Line Art Last night we had the pleasure of touring the High Line with Cecilia Alemani, the Director and Chief Curator of High Li...

Eduardo Navarro at The High Line

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 07.22.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Staring at the sun is something our mothers always begged us not to do. Eduardo Navarro's recent performance, "We Who Spin Around You," on the New York City High Line, let us brake this rule without guilt.

Let's Return Our Cities To The People Who Live There

Pascal Mittermaier | Posted 07.19.2016 | Politics
Pascal Mittermaier

It's taken almost 60 years, but we are finally realizing the error we made when the United States built highways through the middle of its cities, displacing and isolating hundreds of thousands of residents, and we're beginning to do something about it.

On The Future of Wagnerism, Part 8: Macon, Georgia, The Road Leads Back To You

Lawrence D. Mass, M.D. | Posted 07.03.2016 | Arts
Lawrence D. Mass, M.D.

On the Future of Wagnerism, Part 8: Macon, Georgia, The Road Leads Back to You Steve Mass, the Mudd Club, Wagner and Me by Lawrence D. Mass "O Wag...

City Talk With Catie Marron

Rana Florida | Posted 05.23.2016 | New York
Rana Florida

A former investment banker, the chairman of the board of directors of Friends of the High Line, a trustee of the New York Public Library, the editor of the acclaimed book City Parks: Public Places, Private Thoughts, and a contributing editor to Vogue, Catie Marron has just added a new book to her very crowded list of accomplishments.

DocNYC Must See: Marc Levin's HBO film,"Class Divide"

Sally Fay | Posted 11.10.2015 | Entertainment
Sally Fay

Prolific filmmaker, Marc Levin, has been trying for some time to alert you to the changes that are taking place in New York City and its environs, and...

Bridging Two Worlds

Davina Klatsky | Posted 08.31.2016 | New York
Davina Klatsky

The High Line's popularity grew so quickly not just locally but nationally and internationally, that it is now hard to imagine that this verdant world not only didn't exist until a few years ago, but was threatened without ever coming into existence at all.

Manhattan Medicis

Tony Woodcock | Posted 03.09.2015 | Arts
Tony Woodcock

This is how she sees the gallery's mission: It's all about taking away the fear and unapproachability of art and artists.

Chelsea's Legendary Alan's Alley Video Reopens... Here's Why It Matters

Christopher Lee Nutter | Posted 10.12.2014 | New York
Christopher Lee Nutter

Alan's Alley is more than a store -- it's a real New York experience, and a precious Chelsea treasure. If you are a New Yorker -- and especially if you live downtown -- here's why you should drop by the new location.

There Was a 'High Line' Before the Famous Elevated Park in NYC

F. Kaid Benfield | Posted 09.13.2014 | Green
F. Kaid Benfield

New York's City's hugely successful and justly celebrated High Line wasn't the first elevated urban railroad bed to be converted into a much-loved linear park.

3 Recycled Structures That Beautifully Transformed Their Communities

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 07.12.2014 | Travel

To keep an old building, or bust it down and build something new in its place? Such is the question facing developers who want to increase property va...

Going Green With Catie Marron

Rana Florida | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

"I think the overwhelmingly enthusiastic response to the High Line is a great example of the value of creative thinking in designing public spaces. So many cities in the world now want to create their own High Lines and are thinking about abandoned spaces in a new way."

Where to See Cool Graffiti in New York City

U.S. News Travel | Posted 11.07.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Over the past few weeks, renowned British street artist Banksy has taken New York City by storm, leaving a trail of spray paint in his wake. But graffiti is nothing new here: The city has long acted as a blank canvas to artists.

Kenny Scharf Discusses Art Elitism, Psychedelic Car Washes, and Kolors

Catie Keck | Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts
Catie Keck

Kenny Scharf's newest exhibition opens tomorrow at the Paul Kasmin Gallery. The set of ten monochromatic paintings will operate as a backdrop to three enormous fiberglass structures - one of which, "Squirtz", made it's public debut outside The Standard, High Line two weeks prior to his exhibition opening.

(I)Witness - A New Spin on Storytelling

Maya Stein | Posted 06.01.2013 | Arts
Maya Stein

"(I)Witness" is a collaborative story exchange between two people that is a updated version of the old game of "Telephone." One person takes the role of storyteller and the other is the typist.

Hightail It Over to the High Line

Vicky Tiel | Posted 09.23.2012 | Home
Vicky Tiel

Hightail it over to the High Line, New York City's answer to the Paris Quai. It is a beautiful inspirational walkway across the vibrant Chelsea skyline, and a great place to pick up Mr. or Mrs. Right (it beats a bar).

Making People Skinnier Through Intelligent Design

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 07.14.2012 | Home

By Irina Vinnitskaya Click here for the original article at ArchDaily. Copyright NYC DDC In an effort to make New York City’s built environ...

Yet Another Reason To Visit The High Line

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 07.02.2012 | Home

By Alison Furuto Click here for the original article. Courtesy of TARQUITECTOS The Green Carceri, designed by TARQUITECTOS, arises as a natur...

A 'Girls' Map Of NYC

Posted 06.12.2012 | New York

You've probably seen the fliers around New York already. Girls-- Lena Dunham's HBO series that the internet can't stop talking about-- is filming on y...

PHOTOS: Exploring The Unfinished Section Of The High Line

Michelle Young | Posted 08.08.2012 | Travel
Michelle Young

Due to the unique wraparound layout of the tracks in this section and their proximity to the waterfront, this section of the High Line may be the most striking yet.

PHOTOS: 5 Fascinating Urban Green Spaces

Black Tomato | Posted 06.12.2012 | Travel
Black Tomato

As our urban landscapes continue to expand outwards, the green spaces within these landscapes become more and more precious.

The High Line, 'Make Out Park Of NYC,' Brings In The Most Tickets For Illegal Drinking

Posted 12.12.2011 | New York

The High Line has come a long way from its dilapidated railway days to receiving record $20 million donations from fancy supporters. Now it looks like...

Back to Nature: Top 10 Contemporary Urban Recreation Spots

Adel Zakout | Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts
Adel Zakout

It is amazing how many of people's thoughts and beliefs considered common sense have actually been preconceived not so long ago and have come to play a major role in the way we live our lives. Think about "recreation" - in urban planning, on a smaller or larger scale, recreation areas basically mean parks and public spaces to relax, walk through and enjoy lunch breaks.

Paul Needham

At The High Line, A Different Kind Of Book Club Begins | Paul Needham | Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- First there was High Line exhibitionism. Then came High Line boot camp. And now a book club has met on the High Line. It wasn't a norma...

The Empire State of Public Art

Yvonne Force Villareal | Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts
Yvonne Force Villareal

There is currently a plethora of powerful public art statements punctuating New York City. I don't recollect there ever being quite so many artworks sprouting up in the dense urban summer.