“From coastal resiliency and sustainable green practices to the preservation of affordable housing, world-class public art, and vibrant, year-round programming in award-winning public spaces, Battery Park City leads the way in many of the measures that makes cities livable."

Raju Mann

President & CEO

Teardrop Park

WATCH: BPCA Presents: Public Art on Video – Teardrop Park (with Ann Hamilton and Michael Mercil)

Teardrop Park was designed by innovative landscape architect Michael Van Valkenberg. It features a magnificent “Ice Wall,” artwork by Ann Hamilton and Michael Mercil, a children’s slide, sand boxes, water play, a reading area with rock seats, places to “rock hop,” naturalistic plantings, and much, much more for park lovers to discover.

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