A garden oasis and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River

From The Shop: We Remember Papa!

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Jenah Barry, Retail Manager of The Shop at Wave Hill, brings to the position the sensibilities of artist and floral designer. Below is a second post chock-full of suggestions for June gift-giving. This Father’s Day, celebrate the special men in…

Family Art Project Makes it to the Hill (Apr 6, 7)

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Isabel Figueroa, Assistant Leader of the Family Art Project, has completed a BFA in photography at St. John’s University and graduated from the General Studies Certificate program at the International Center of Photography. Here, she shares her perspective on a…

Up Pops Spring in the Family Art Project! (Mar 23, 24)

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Isabel Figueroa, Assistant Leader of the Family Art Project, joined Wave Hill in November 2012, after completing a BFA in photography at St. John’s University and graduated from the General Studies Certificate program at the International Center of Photography. During…

A Storybook Cardinal Tree!

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Visual artist Ilse Murdock is the Manager of Wave Hill’s Family Art Project, a free, drop-in program that for more than 20 years has helped connect families with both art and nature.  If you visited Wave Hill’s Family Art Project…

Summer at Skowhegan

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Family Art Project Manager Ilse Murdock is offsite this summer attending the prestigious Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture’s intensive, nine-week summer residency program for emerging visual artists. During her absence, longtime guest artist and papermaker Randy Brozen has stepped…

Forest Project XXXII Launches Tomorrow!

Forest Project Program Coordinator Greg Haber, himself a former crew leader, reports on preparations for the inauguration of the 32nd season of Forest Project Summer Collaborative June 28.  Parents’ Night was yesterday, about as official a starting point as you…

Claudia Bonn is Wave Hill’s President and Executive Director.  What a true delight it was for me to leave behind my meetings, office and the flurry of papers to sit under Wave Hill’s magnificent sugar maple tree and read stories…

From Pest to Pesto! A Garlic Mustard Delight

This post was contributed by Armina Del Toro, Wave Hill’s School Programs Manager. The third year of the Wave Hill-Bronx Institute Salamander Project came to a close on Saturday, May 22, 2010. Salamander Project teens―25 students from MS280-Mosholu Parkway and MS…

House Study/Handmade

Stephanie Lindquist, Wave Hill’s Arts Programming Fellow, is a frequent presence in the Sunroom, where Robyn Love has set up her workspace and invites visitors to drop by twice a week. While Glyndor Gallery is usually closed to the public in…

Anticipating A New Workshop Exhibition!

Leigh Ross, Assistant Curator at Wave Hill’s Glyndor Gallery, provided this posting. Last winter, our Visual Arts and Education Departments collaborated to present Wave Hill’s first-ever public-program participants’ exhibition, Naturally Inspired. Displayed in Wave Hill House, it featured a truly exceptional…