Gallery: Bronx Artist Chris Marche Building “Leaning Tower of Bikes” Ou...

Welder extraordinaire and life-long Bronxite, Chris Marche is in the midst of creating an amazing 10 foot scuptlure out of recycled bicycles that will soon tower over Fordham Road. While his project is extremely popular with and partly funded by the Fordham Road Business Improvement District, Marche has two weeks left to raise the remaining amount of funds to make the magic happen. His project page on the Lower East Side-based fundraising site, Lucky Ant, describes his painstaking process and the amazing rewards investors can receive for being a part of the coolest recycled sculpture around town. If you're Bronx-born yourself or just a lover a bikes, please head on over there and help him out!

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