Optical illusion mural on the side of Taylor Hall at California State University, Chico; Painted by John Pugh, with the help of some fellow art students, the mural was part of an art project for college credit.
The wider side of the Gooderham Building in Toronto is marked by an artful painting made in the style of trompe l’oeil, meaning ‘to deceive the eye.’ The Flatiron Mural by Canadian artist Derek Besant, mirrors the building directly across from it.
Pinner wrote: That third one down. that piece (the original at least) was the first artwork we looked at in my very first art history class. Art started as paint on the walls. (I wish I could see these art pieces in person.