by Maurizio Spatola
A multifarious artist, performer, author of several published works both in traditional and in multimedial form, architect, Giovanni Fontana was born at Frosinone in 1946 and lives and works at Alatri. He is one of the founding fathers of visual and sound poetry and the theorizer of pre-textual poetry and of epigenetic poetry. He has been present in about seven hundred exhibitions of visual poetry in Europe, in America, in Japan and in Australia.
Epigenetic poetry: hypervox and electrophonic mask