A monumental art sculptor, founder and manager of art spaces and real estate on the east and west coasts, life long martial artist, chocolate maker, and 1st generation Sicilian American from a family of makers and DIY values.
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Savaggi’s Public Arts Project is dedicated to serving the greater Hudson Valley community and beyond with
public art installations and immersive experiences for everyone.
CURRENT PROJECT: LOVE
Install July 2023
Born in the Hudson Valley, Laura Kimpton, developed a following for her larges-scale installations exhibited at the annual Burning Man Festival. Most well known are her word sculptures, which take the form of large steel structures of the words Believe, Dream, Love, and Ego, where the artist explores the societal values of embedded in the words’ symbolic form.
The first of in this series, ‘LOVE’ arrives at Newburgh Broadway x Liberty Art Lot in summer of 2023 and will remain through Newburgh Illuminated Festival in 2024.
CURRENT PROJECT: John Lewis Monument
Install June 2022
JOHN LEWIS, 2021 by Chris Carnabuci
CNC cut Okoume Plywood, Bronze Finish
Hudson Valley based artist, Chris Carnabuci’s memorial monument of freedom fighter, congressman John Lewis debuted on Juneteenth 2021 in Brooklyn, before moving to Union Square, and currently to Newburgh’s Liberty and Broadway intersection where it will remain through 2022.
Presented in collaboration with CONFRONT ART as part of their SEEINJUSTICE series.
Land generously donated by BENTLEY MEEKER