A tour through Wynwood Art District
Miami is a city full of energy, which captivates the more than 12 million tourists who visit it every year, with its white sand beaches, huge shopping centers, sophisticated restaurants, and multitudinous festivals. But for a few years, it has also become a point of reference in terms of art, for example, being the headquarters of the Art Basel, the most important art fair in the United States.
Those who enjoy art and are passing through Miami, have no more to drive your rental car to Wynwood, a neighborhood located 5 minutes from downtown Miami, where ateliers, museums and dozens of art galleries. In 2009 the walls of the warehouse district of Wynwood were transformed into enormous giant canvases, and in 2010, Graffiti artists and urban artists had the opportunity to begin exhibiting all their works.
In this "Museum of the streets" have exhibited artists from the United States, Belgium, Mexico, Brazil, Portugal, Portugal, Ukraine, Greece, Germany, Spain, France, Japan and England, among others. Since its opening, more than 50 artists from 16 countries have exhibited their graffiti in more than 7,400 square meters (80,000 square feet) of walls in Wynwood. Aiko, from Japan, the Brazilians Os Gêmeos or the Americans Shepard Fairey and Ron English are some of the famous artists who have left their art in this place.
The magical urban art cocktail, galleries, bars, restaurants and good music, has put Wynwood on the pages of prestigious international media such as The New York Times, BBC, and Forbes, which recommend it as one of the trendiest neighborhoods in the world. U.S.
These works of Wynwood urban art, can be appreciated from the rental car, as it is almost not necessary to get off it, to enjoy them. And at nightfall, nothing better than finishing the tour of Wynwood in one of the restaurants in the area like the Wynwood Kitchen & Bar, or Joey's.
A good opportunity to visit the Wynwood Art District, is the second Saturday of every month, when the Wynwood Art Walk is celebrated. On this date the museums, the galleries, and the ateliers of artists open their doors to visitors, offering live music and free drinks.
To get to Wynwood Art District, and other destinations in Miami, it is important to know that it is more convenient to book a rental car that does not have a daily limit of miles, to move freely without having to pay extra expenses. RentingCarz in USA offers this service and also allows to get the best discounts and promotions.
Rent a car, minivan or SUV in Miami through RentingCarz at the best price with the most reputable rental companies on the market. Reserve a car online and fully enjoy Miami and other destinations, such as Fort Lauderdale and Orlando.