Public Art Special Projects and Events

Greg Brown Scavenger Hunt

Image of Greg Brown poster with depictions of murals

Find all the site-specific murals created by artist Greg Brown! Download the Scavenger Hunt(PDF, 3MB) or access the full map with locations and prompts on Mapme.

Public pictures posted on Instagram will be re-posted on our social media. Make sure to tag @publicartpa and @cityofpaloalto and use the following hashtags:  #gregbrownmurals #upliftlocal #cpapublicart

The Greg Brown Scavenger Hunt event is part of the Council-supported effort Uplift Local initiative. 



BLACK LIVES MATTER Poster

images of Black Lives Matter poster

The poster celebrating the BLM movement and depicting the temporary mural created by 16 local artists on Hamilton Ave, is now available for all members of the public free of charge. Collect your free poster at the Palo Alto Art Center at 1313 Newell Road and Bell's Books at 536 Emerson Street. 

Featured artists: 

B: Demetris Washington @bamr_theartist
L: Sasha & Ben Vu @sashavustudios
A: The Harker School Art Club led by artist Pilar Aguero-Esparza @harkerschool @pilar.aguero.esparza
C: Masuma Ahmed
K: Richard Hoffman @richardehoffman
L: Urna Bajracharya @fishing_for_fishies
I: Janet Foster
V: Sarah Joy Espinoza-Evans @iloniarts
E: Elizabeth D Foggie @elizabethdfoggie
S: Ann McMillan @annmcmillanart
M: Nico Berry @nicosprayitloud
A: Ruth Feseha @robin_laurance
T: Shiraaz Bhabha @shiraaz
T: Briena Brown @artbybriena
E: Cece Carpio @cececarpio
R: Stuart Robertson & Adam Amram @stewyrobertson @adam_amram_

The BLM poster is designed by R+A Design Studio