Gianfranco Migliozzi (b. 1941, Macerata, Italy) graduated from the Accademia di Belle Arti di Macerata, and worked as a lithographer under Cav. Giuseppe Ciocca, an exceptional stone engraver. From 1963 to 1966 he resided in Trastevere, Rome, where he was influenced by Mario Schifano, an Italian painter and collagist of the Postmodern tradition. In 1967, Macerta attended the gallery in Brera, Milan, frequenting pubs and the Academy where he met Agostino Bonalumi and Turi Simeti. From 1980 onwards, he has developed extroflexe canvases with musical instruments; since 2015 he's been part of the Rigorist Movement founded by Lattuada Studio and currently lives and works in Milan.