About Annik LaFarge

Annik LaFarge

Annik LaFarge is a writer, photographer, editor, and lecturer. She’s the author of the much-praised On the High Line: Exploring America’s Most Original Urban Park, published in 2012, fully revised in 2014, and winner of the IPPY award for Travel Guidebook. She has been writing about the High Line and other innovative urban landscapes since 2009 on the blog LivinTheHighLine.com

In 2019 Columbia University Libraries selected her blog for inclusion in the Avery Library Historic Preservation and Urban Planning web archive, to ensure its continuing availability to researchers. 

Her second book, Chasing Chopin: A Musical Journey Across Three Centuries, Four Countries and a Half-Dozen Revolutions will be published by Simon & Schuster in August 2020. She lives in New York City.

photo by Ann Godoff