1924 Oct. 31st. b. Milan.

   Italian  Painter

 1944 Takes refuge in Geneva to avoid conscription into Mussolini’s army.

 1951 Co-unded arte nucleare -> movement with Sergio Dangelo (It). ->
   Joined the College of Pataphysics.

 1954  In opposition to the systematic repetitiveness of stylistic formalism, 
   along with Asgern Jorn -> he founded the "Mouvement International pour une Bauhaus Imaginiste”
   against the enforced rationalization and geometric abstraction of art.
   Met Roberto Matta and Edouard Jaguer in Abisola at the International 
   Ceramics Meeting and started the peridical Il gesto. See Essay ->.
   During this period associated with Andre Breton, Marcel Duchamp ELT Mesens 
   Arturo Schwartz and Man Ray.

 1970 Collaborated with and Illustrated Joyce Mansour.

 1972? Funeral of the Anarchist Pinelli -> (thrown from a police station window 
   and made famous by Dario Fo's play Accidental Death of an Anarchist) led to police 
   commissioners marching in and closing down the gallery.

 2003 July 15th. d. Vergiate, Italy.

   See wiki -> and Obituary -> and work ->.

   See Brief Bi ->.

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