A New Home for “Tomorrow”

A New Home for “Tomorrow”


Courtesy of Bronx Times news

The statue that stood at the corner of Fordham Road and Webster Avenue now has a new home! Thanks to the Andrew Freedman Home, “Tomorrow,” sculpted by Japanese artist Akihiro Ito, will stay in the Bronx.

Ito has also donated the Statue “A Child” to a local school – I.S. 254 – and plans to return to the Bronx after a visit to his home in Japan.

The Fordham Road BID continues to support the arts and is looking forward to bringing many more memorable pieces to the Bronx community.

2015 Summer Outdoor Film Festival


We’re back with Fordham’s free summer movie series! Here’s what will be playing:

First Annual Food Truck Extravaganza

Artwork by Laura Alvarez of the BxArts Factory

Fordham Road is kicking off the summer with the first ever Food Truck Extravaganza May 28-30 from 12:00 – 7:00 pm daily! Come celebrate Fordham Road as we will have street art exhibits, delicious food, music, and activities! The “Tasting the World Mural Match” is hosted by BxArts Factory and features the artists Karen “KayLove” Pedrosa, Kacer171, and Giannina Gutierrez who will all be working on a live mural. Come watch these talented artists create beautiful artwork and enjoy a delicious bite at Bryan Park (Fordham Road and Kingsbridge Road). There will also be a art work station on Saturday!

Join our Food Truck Extravaganza Facebook event!

Special thanks to our vendors:

Our proud event partners:

Thursday, May 28
4:00 – 6:30: Mural Match
Vendors: Gorilla Cheese, Rollin Cubans, Langos Truck, Brooklyn Organic Coffee & Tea, Andy’s Italian Ice, Snowday

Friday, May 29
4:00 – 6:30: Mural Match
Vendors: Mausam Curry N Bites, Rollin Cubans, Langos, Comme Ci Comme Ca,

Saturday, May 30
12:00: Mural Match Finale
12:00: Free art work station
Vendors: Milk Truck, Brooklyn Organic Coffee & Tea, Empanada Times, Toum, Comme Ci Comme Ca