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John Wesley Nine Female Inmates of the Cincinnati Workhouse Participating in a Patriotic Tableau

A reimagining of the artist’s 1976 painting; a composition featuring nine women costumed to depict the “Betsy Ross” thirteen-star American flag.

Louise Lawler Triangle (adjusted to fit)

Known for photographs of other artists’ works, Louise Lawler brings to the High Line an image of a room featuring works by Minimalist and Conceptual Art icons Donald Judd, Frank Stella, and Sol LeWitt.

Faith Ringgold Groovin High

A colorful and paradigmatic story quilt depicting a crowded dance hall, “Groovin High” is evocative of Ringgold’s memories of Sunday afternoon dances at the Savoy.

Jonas Wood Shelf Still Life

A newly commissioned work consisting of a group of colorful potted plants resting on a wooden shelf acting as a reminder of the greenery that populates the High Line in the warmer months.

Thomas Demand High Line

Thomas Demand has created a site-specific work in response to the unique environment of the elevated park. Demand’s image of colored clothespins clipped to two white clotheslines depicts a domestic scene that can also be read as a celestial landscape.

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Yto Barrada Five Films by Yto Barrada

A series of five films focused on portraits of individuals in the artist’s community.

Various Artists Undiscovered Words

An exhibition in video format, “Undiscovered Words” features works by Patricia Esquivias, Aurélien Froment, Adelita Husni-Bey, and Agnieszka Polska, all focusing on oral histories and alternative modes of education.

Ericka Beckman Augmented Reality and Cinema Games

The artist presents a suite of four videos, each of which features a prominent architectural element, a relevant theme in the context of the High Line’s perpetually evolving surroundings.

Peter Fischli and David Weiss The Way Things Go

For a full half hour, the video follows a series of objects and constructions as they activate one another in a painstaking yet mesmerizing sequence of events.

Robert Breer Selected Works

A series of videos by this influential artist, who is best known for his kinetic sculptures and experimental filmmaking.

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Various Artists Pier 54

Conceived as a tribute to and reaction against “Pier 18,” organized by Willoughby Sharp in 1970, “Pier 54″ will exist as a series of documentations of actions by 27 female artists and will take the format of photographs to be shown on High Line Channel 14 as well as mounted in an exhibition space in the neighborhood around the High Line.

Adrián Villar Rojas The Evolution of God

A new site-specific sculptural work in the unique context of the High Line at the Rail Yards. The series of sculptures consist of organic matter, as well as seeds from the High Line, thus allowing the sculptures to envelop one another as they transform over a year.

Shannon Ebner with David Reinfurt A HUDSON YARD

A year-long wheat-pasting campaign presented throughout Chelsea and the Meatpacking District.

Ed Ruscha Honey, I Twisted Through More Damn Traffic Today

One of his few public art works ever realized, Ruscha’s mural combines his interests in architecture, language, and public space to create a dry and humorous commentary on life in the contemporary metropolis.

Various Artists Archeo

An outdoor group exhibition about technology and obsolescence takes inspiration from the High Line, itself a relic of a bygone technological era.

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Mark Dion and Cecilia Alemani Walk & Talk: Nature and the Unexpected

Artist Mark Dion and High Line Art’s Cecilia Alemani explore the places in which art and the natural world collide.

2014 High Line Art Dinner

The second annual High Line Art Dinner, featuring sunset cocktails and an intimate seated dinner in the Chelsea Market Passage. Proceeds help Friends of the High Line sustain the public art program and ongoing maintenance and operations of the park

2013 High Line Art Dinner

The first High Line Art Dinner, with proceeds helping Friends of the High Line sustain the public art program and ongoing maintenance and operations of the park, featured sunset cocktails, an intimate seated dinner in the Chelsea Market Passage, and an incredible performance conceived by artist Pablo Bronstein.

Jennifer West Screening of One Mile Film

The result of a day-long performance, the film features images of rooftops, the New York City skyline, and other locations typically not accessible to the public intertwined with those markings left by the visitors during the performance, including shoe and hand prints, written messages, drawings, and stroller wheel tracks.

Simone Forti High Line Art Talk

Legendary artist and dancer Simone Forti (b. 1935) talks about her experimental dance practice in anticipation of Huddle, her performance on the High Line on Thursday, May 24.

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Aki Sasamoto Food Rental

A new performance commissioned by High Line Art featuring a custom built food cart from which the artist offers a menu of micro performances.

Francisca Benitez As you lean on me and I lean on you, we move forward

The artist will engage park visitors in a series of three interrelated vignettes that weave through the park along paths choreographed in signs.

Ryan McNamara Misty Malarky Ying Yang

To mark the 35th anniversary of Jimmy Carter’s “Malaise Speech,” the artist and a group of dancers will recite the famous speech in a vibrantly costumed formation that parades down the High Line

Cally Spooner IT’S ABOUT YOU

A three-channel video installation projected on the walls of the 14th Street Passage, which is animated by three opera singers reading from the libretto embedded within the videos.

David Lamelas Time Line on the High Line

Visitors are invited to stand in a line and one by one they “hold” the time for an estimated one minute, at which point they then “pass” the time to the next person, and so on, eventually revealing the subjective nature of time.

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