Celebrating the Lowline Lab.

From October 2015 through March 2017, the Lowline Lab tested our ability to bring sunlight underground and to grow plants in a stunning subterranean environment below New York City’s Lower East Side.




How can we build more green space in our cities?

What if the answer lay just below our feet?

See the Magic Behind the Lowline


Empowering Young Creators and Educating Local Students.

The Young Ambassadors Program gives scholarships, direct mentorship, and real-life work experience to local teens. The program follows our Young Designers Program, which taught over 3,000 students about the science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) behind the Lowline.

Hear from the Young Ambassadors



Creating a community and cultural space—designed and programmed by local residents and community members.

Live or work in the Lower East Side neighborhood? Help us shape this new public space in your backyard so that you can use it in the years to come.

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