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Mimmo Rotella (born in Catanzaro in 1918, died in Milan in 2006) is the inventor of the “epistaltic” poetry and the technique of décollage and was a member of the group 'Nouveaux Réalistes'. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples; and at the University of Missouri, Kansas City.

Pop Art, Arte Povera, Nouveaux Réalistes, painting, collages, decollage, assemblages, epistaltic poetry, phonetic poems, research

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