Rotella’s activity continued until quite recently with the torn poster technique that
made him famous. The primary subject here is the poster of the film Caltiki, the
Immortal Monster (1959). (Transl. by Paul Metcalfe per Scriptum, Roma)


  • Title: La paura
  • Creator: Mimmo Rotella
  • Date: 2004
  • Physical Dimensions: w140 x h200 cm
  • Provenance: Florence, private collection. Courtesy Frittelli Arte Contemporanea
  • Type: décollage
  • Rights: Immagini Gardaphoto, Salò
  • Medium: décollage on canvas
  • loan: Rome, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Italy

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