Palo Alto, California: Alien Trompe-l'Oeil MuralsArtist Greg Brown's cartoon alien murals are sprinkled around Palo Alto, along with his fake balconies, stairways, and mysterious characters.
- 250 Lytton Ave., Palo Alto, CA
- Comerica Bank, Lytton Ave, between Emerson St. and Ramona St.
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Greg Brown's murals of alien encounters can be found on walls on the streets of Palo Alto.[Rick D., 03/03/2011]
Greg Brown has done an amazing series of Trompe-l'Oeil murals that can be seen in a walking tour of downtown Palo Alto (Trompe l'oeil murals are paintings that create an illusion that fool or trick the eye). Brown's murals include an alien crash landing, Spiro Agnew pushing an alien in a stroller, bank robbers, bucket headed men, among other things.[M. Maki, 07/17/2009]