Alessandro Algardi born in Milan, he is mainly active in the field of visual poetry and painting. He held his first solo exhibition at the Galleria Sant’Andrea, Milan, in 1978. He has held solo and group shows in international galleries such as: OK Harris and MoMA in New York, Imago Art Gallery, London – Lugano, Opera Gallery, Singapore – New York – Monte Carlo – Paris – Aspen – Geneva – Hong Kong. His work is displayed in prestigious collections: Collection Ortiz Lima, MART of Rovereto, Museo del Novecento-Milan, Savannah College of Art & Design Istitutional Advancement Savannah GA, Dubugue Museum of Art Dubugue IO, Norton Center College Danville KY, “Visual & Concrete Poetry “Ruth and Marvin Sackner- Miami Beach FL.