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Arts & Entertainment - May 11, 2012

The hills are alive

Colors pop in artist's oil-paint odes to the California landscape

by Rebecca Wallace

Depending on how sentimental you are, California's summer hills are either invitingly, softly golden, or just brown. In Gary Coleman's oil paintings, the hills glow all year round.

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Posted by anon, a resident of Barron Park
on May 14, 2012 at 5:18 pm

While Coleman's work is impressive, I think he was at the peak of his career back in the 1970s when he starred on Diff'rent Strokes. I'll never forget his line, "What'choo talkin' 'bout, Willis?"