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Altan

Altan

Altan worked as a screenwriter in Rome before moving to Rio de Janeiro in 1970, where his first comic strips were published in local papers. His most famous creations, including Timpa, began appearing in Italy in the late seventies. He has had personal exhibitions in Zurich and Udine. He currently lives in Aquileia, Italy

Timpa ("Pimpa" in Italian) Web site

All Altan's books

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An exhibition of Altan's artwork featuring Timpa (in Italian, "Pimpa") opens February 8th at Milan's Utopia Gallery (web site in Italian). The exhibition, entitled Francesco Tullio-Altan: Timpa...

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  • An exhibition of Altan's artwork featuring Timpa (in Italian, "Pimpa") opens February 8th at Milan's Utopia Gallery (web site in Italian). The exhibition, entitled Francesco Tullio-Altan: Timpa and the Others, brings together over sixty drawings, comics, and images dating...
    — Jan 20 2007

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