The Ticinese artist Cesare Lucchini (born 1941) studied in the mid-1960s at the Accademia di Brera in Milan, where he lived and worked until 1988. Subsequently he lived for many years in Düsseldorf and Cologne, and today lives and works in Lugarno. Read more.
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