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Please see press coverage and Wave Hill press releases below. We are happy to set up a visit to the gardens, provide high-resolution images, help you research stories, and schedule a photo shoot or an interview.

Open year-round, Wave Hill is a spectacular jewel of a public garden overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades in the Bronx. With world-class gardens and stunning views, Wave Hill's vibrant landscape is one of the most beautiful spots in New York City. Our mission is to connect people to the natural world in meaningful and lasting ways through myriad programs in the arts, horticulture and education.

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Martha Gellens

Associate Director of Marketing & Communications

Press Releases

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Wave Hill ’s Sunroom Project Space Summer 2021 Exhibitions Examine Obscured Cultural Histories

A public garden and cultural center in the Bronx,Wave Hill’s landscape serves as a catalyst for emerging artists exhibiting in its Sunroom Project Space. Since 2007, WaveHill’s curators have commissioned New York City-area artists to create new, site-specific projects as solo exhibitions.

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Wave Hill, Trisha Brown Dance Company Co-Production Brings Dance to Wave Hill June 8, 9

Wave Hill is thrilled to bring dance back to the gardens this summer through a co-production with Trisha Brown Dance Company. Recent relaxing in COVID-19-related restrictions inspired both institutions to celebrate with evening performances in June. Trisha Brown: In Plain Site allows Brown’s dances to be freed from the constrictions of the conventional stage and to once again be performed in unexpected locations. For this outdoor performance at Wave Hill, selections from the repertory are restaged in a dynamic relationship to the garden’s serene setting, expanding and amplifying Brown’s effortless affinity for naturalizing movement to the physical environment.

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In The News

"Sitting high above the Hudson River on a 11-hectare urban oasis, Wave Hill offers visitors a world-class garden and place to celebrate the arts. There is always something to learn or experience, whether it’s a workshop, contemporary art exhibit, or live performance."
- Travel Industry Today, July 2021 Read the Article
"NY-area emerging artists can submit proposals to develop a site-specific project as a solo exhibition at Wave Hill. The four selected artists will each receive $2,000, exhibition support, and professional development."
- Hyperallergic, July 2021 Read the Article
"One could not hope for a better setting for the opening of the New York-based painter Ross Bleckner and Canadian artist Zachari Logan's two-person exhibition, which is on view through Aug 15, 2021."
- Eazel Magazine, July 2021 Read the Article
"After more than a year of performing and teaching online, the Trisha Brown Dance Company re-emerged before a live audience on Thursday evening. And not just in any old performance space, but on the tranquil, spectacular grounds of Wave Hill, the 28-acre oasis in the Bronx whose lush lawns and gardens look out over the Hudson River and Palisades."
- The New York Times, June 2021 Read the Article
"Sitting high above the Hudson River on a 28-acre urban oasis, Wave Hill offers visitors a world-class garden and place to celebrate the arts. There is always something to learn or experience whether it’s a workshop, contemporary art exhibit, or live performance."
- The Jewish Voice, June 2021 Read the Article
“Shadow of the Sun” features both collaborative and individual works of drawing, painting, and sculpture, most with a floral motif. There is also a “site-specific” drawing of an arc of flowers and weeds Logan sketched directly onto one wall that creeps from one side of the gallery to the other."
- Gay City News, June 2021 Read the Article
"Such symbolism continues to inform contemporary images of the window, as can be seen in the work of the Canadian artist Zachari Logan (b 1980). In his chalk pastel drawing Window No 1, Wave Hill (2019), which is part of an exhibition at Wave Hill garden in the Bronx, a view through a window is partly obscured by ivy that encircles its panes. Like Bonnard's window-landscape construction, the drawing meditates on the passing of time. It is, as Logan tells BBC Culture, "ultimately… a memento mori"'
- BBC, June 2021 Read the Article
"The balcony pas de deux from MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet, filmed for ABT's Summer Celebration on location at Wave Hill, Bronx, New York on June 21, 2021, will be performed by Cassandra Trenary and Calvin Royal III."
- Broadway World, June 2021 Read the Article

Photography Policy

Wave Hill has a large archive of high-resolution garden and program images. To request use of any of these images to promote Wave Hill for non-commercial, editorial purposes, please contact pressroom@wavehill.org. Please provide proper credit on any photo provided by Wave Hill.

Members of the media interested in taking photos or video for editorial purposes at Wave Hill must request permission prior to their visit. See our policy for commercial photography, video and film and for weddings and family photo shoots. All shoots, whatever the purpose, are prohibited without receiving permission in advance, and may require payment of a fee.