Eugenio Miccini (Florence, IT, 1925 – 2007)
One of the founders of Visual Poetry, Italian artist and writer Eugenio Miccini participated in the creation of the Gruppo 70. Its rich activities during the 1960s in Florence was characterized by mixed-media operations, including sound and noise performances, gestures, the use of various materials including perfume and food. Eugenio Miccini has collaborated as expert of semiotic with the department Strumenti e tecniche della comunicazione visiva of the University of Florence. He taught contemporary art history at the fine arts academies of Verona and Ravenna.