Brenham, Texas: Coffee Shop DoppelgangerIt's a life-size, realistic papier-mache sculpture of a man at work on a laptop at his coffeehouse "office" -- seated in a real coffeehouse... which has a giant cup on the roof.
- 1120 S. Market St., Brenham, TX
- Mobius Coffeehouse. On the west side of S. Market St./Business US 290, one block north of E. 6th St.
- M-Th 7-8, F 7-9, Sa 8-8 (Call to verify)
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This cup was built by a high school student -- 18-year-old Lonnie Armstrong of Brenham -- for the coffee shop roof where it sits. It is made of a wooden frame and fiberglass, is over 6 feet tall, weighs 200 pounds, and was completed in August of 2010.[Patty Dalrymple, 09/01/2012]
This life-size papier-mache sculpture is of a man at work on a laptop at his coffeehouse "office." The sculpture takes people by surprise as they come into the coffee shop. He is dressed for work in suit and tie, and can be seen through the window by people passing by.[Alan Gerson, 08/19/2012]
Sculpted by local artist Alan Gerson. It's a likeness of a man named Blaine, who's apparently a regular at the coffee shop.