Short Film | Low Relief for High Water

Low Relief for High Water follows artist Gabriela Salazar as she creates a sculptural installation in New York City’s iconic Washington Square Park and engages with community members to reflect on the shifting meaning of home in the context of the climate crisis.

Presented by Peril and Promise in partnership with The Climate Museum.

Peril and Promise is a public media initiative from The WNET Group, reporting on the human stories of climate change and its solutions. You can learn more at

Major funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. Vagelos with additional funding from The Marc Haas Foundation, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, and the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family. 

The Climate Museum is the first museum in the US dedicated to climate change. The Museum mobilizes the power of arts and cultural programming to invite visitors into climate engagement and agency. Learn more here: