‘Walking Figure’ sculpture at Gabreski Airport turns heads in Westhampton Beach

Sculpture at Gabreski Airport causing controversy

The statue looks like a woman walking and is sure to elicit some double-takes.

The East End's latest public art installation is turning some heads in Westhampton Beach.

The 30-foot aluminum sculpture, called "Walking Figure," is the centerpiece of a new business park that is being built at Gabreski Airport.

The piece, designed by Manhattan-based artist Donald Baechler, is supposed to represent forward motion, but some residents aren’t so sure about its meaning...

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