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San Pedro, California: Big Ghost Art Fish

Forty feet tall, hanging by its tail, a blue fin tuna made of wire is an artistic tribute to San Pedro's commercial fishing industry.

Sampson Way, San Pedro, CA
Sampson Way at Berth 73 near Utro's Cafe. On the east side of Sampson Way, a little over a mile south of I-110 exit 1C.
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A 40-foot-tall blue fin tuna is made of stainless steel wire, a public art sculpture by artist Carl Cheng.

[David Kamada, 03/17/2013]

Cheng spent five years creating the Ghost Fish, which was unveiled in 2012. It's lit at night, and designed to resemble a fish made of a fishing net. The objects inside it were given to the artist by San Pedro fishing families.

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