The BxArts Factory team would like to thank all the amazing people that made it possible for us to have the amazing weekend that we had at the Tasting the World Mural Match during Fordham Road NYC's Food Truck Extravaganza!
The community was curious, was engaging, was talkative and we all had such an amazing time! Thank you to the superb artists that engaged the children and the community as they collaborated and created such an amazing and special moment in the Bronx during our 1st ever Mural Match. You guys are the best and we are so grateful : Art by Gia,KayLove Art, Kacer171 and to the fabulous Yazmeen NYC for her help! Thank you to all the friends that came to show their support to the artists and to help us during the Free Art Workshops offered: Melanie Gonzalez ART, Manny Figueroa, Andres Perez, and a HUGE thank you to LaurAlvarez' parents Mercedes Fernandez and Marcelino Alvarez that were with Yolanda all day helping her and teaching workshops! Se les quiere a millon!
Thank you Trevon Blondet for your amazing pictures.
Thank you to Bronx Book Fair and Transportation Alternatives Bronx Activist Committee for their support! You guys rock!
We are very grateful to Blick Art Materials for their sponsorship!
We hope to see you all in our next event!
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Natalie N. Caro is an editor, writer, and professor. She graduated from Lehman College, Magna Cum Laude, with double major in English Literature and Philosophy. She earned a fellowship and an MFA from City College. In 2013, she was awarded the Bronx Recognizes Its Own Fellowship by the Bronx Council on the Arts for excellence in Poetry. She was nominated for The Pushcart Prize, one of the most honored literary projects in America, in 2015. Currently, she's a doctoral candidate in CIAS- Center for Inter-American Studies, Bielefeld, University, where she will pursue a degree in Philology. She keeps forties in her fridge, because it still ain't nothing but a G thing, baby.