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Spanish artist installs fish sculpture on La Jolla front yard; Community invited to visit site this weekend

Spanish artist installs fish sculpture on La Jolla front yard; Community invited to visit site this weekend

The Camino family came to La Jolla from Madrid, Spain in March taking advantage of an exchange program available at their children’s school. “We came here for a change of scenery, so our three children would see different things and people, and to find inspiration,” artist Nicolás Camino explained.

He said they chose La Jolla to be close to the ocean. “I thought I was going to come here to paint, but when I got here and saw the ocean, I decided to continue my fish sculpture series,” he added, sharing that he divides his time between painting and sculpting. Camino’s “fish series,” which he named “Collective Consciousness,” started back at their home base.

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