Downtown/Biscayne Corridor


Pop-up gallery on vacant lot in Wynwood arrives in time for Art Walk


On most days, the vacant lot at 44 NE. 29 St. next to Morgan’s restaurant in Midtown is nothing more than a patch of grassy land with an abandoned old rusty trailer.

Not this month.

Since Jan. 28, the property has been re-purposed as an open-air, pop-up gallery as part of a national project to promote emerging artists, just in time for the Second Saturday Art Walk.

“I loved the idea of using an available space,” said Meaghan Kent, director and chief curator for site95, a nonprofit established last November to present exhibitions in temporary urban locations. The Wynwood exhibit is site95’s first.

Read more at .

Read more Biscayne Corridor stories from the Miami Herald

  • New craft beer market to open in Wynwood

    Boxelder Craft Beer Market, a new craft beer market, bottleshop and taproom will open this fall in Wynwood, adding to the area’s burgeoning craft beer scene.

DJ Clue celebrates Headliner Market Group CEO Michael Gardner's birthday earlier this year.

    Overtown Music and Arts Festival

    Festival sets out to put a positive spin on Overtown

    Overtown: for locals, the name can instantly paint a picture of poverty, crime and dilapidated properties. The frequent headlines with words like “shooting” or “killing” don’t help the neighborhood’s image, either.

  • New Mexican restaurant coming to Icon Brickell

    Cantina La Veinte, a new waterfront Mexican restaurant at Miami’s Icon Brickell, 495 Brickell Ave., will open July 28. The restaurant represents the Mexico City-based hospitality firm Cinbersol Group’s first foray into the United States.

Miami Herald

Join the

The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Miami Herald uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here.

Have a news tip? You can send it anonymously. Click here to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK