Mafia Boss’ Confiscated Art Collection Goes on Public View

The collection includes works by Salvador Dali. The collection includes works by Salvador Dali. Wikimedia Commons

Confiscated artworks from the collection of mafioso Gioacchino Campolo are on permanent public display in Reggio Calabria, Italy. Campolo, who was accused of tampering with slot machines, is currently serving eighteen years in prison for extortion. The exhibition at the Palazzo della Cultura includes works by Salvador Dalí, Lucio Fontana, and Giorgio de Chirico.

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