Artist Roman de Salvo and arborist Aaron Griffin (left, above) at work on “Nexus Eucalyptus,” de Salvo's sculpture at the new Caltrans District 11 headquarters in Old Town.
Photo by Crissy Pascual for the Union-Tribune San Diego.

'Instant landmark'

Roman de Salvo's 'Nexus Eucalyptus' in Old Town takes his work to an epic new level

By Robert L. Pincus for the Union-Tribune San Diego on April 2, 2006

Roman de Salvo is incapable of using an ordinary material in an ordinary way...He's taken his skills into their largest arena yet with “Nexus Eucalyptus,” which he and his crew are installing at the new Caltrans District 11 headquarters in Old Town...

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http://www.utsandiego.com/uniontrib/20060402/news_1a02desalvo.html

Roman de Salvo is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts MFA Alum.

Photo is courtesy of Artist Roman de Salvo and the Union-Tribune San Diego.