The Wynwood Walls was conceived by the renowned community revitalizer and placemaker, the late Tony Goldman in 2009. He was looking for something big to transform the warehouse district of Wynwood, and he arrived at a simple idea: “Wynwood’s large stock of warehouse buildings, all with no windows, would be my giant canvases to bring to them the greatest street art ever seen in one place.” Starting with the 25th–26th Street complex of six separate buildings, his goal was to create a center where people could gravitate to and explore, and to develop the area’s pedestrian potential.

The Wynwood Walls became a major art statement with Tony’s commitment to graffiti and street art, a genre that he

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The Best Art Galleries Miami Has to Offer

Art Travel Special, Top Lists | Angie Kordic

See the best art galleries in Miami! The city has a wonderful scene, especially in its Wynwood and Design districts, even when there is no Art Basel Miami Beach.

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