YODA - THE DAY AFTER - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - SPAIN , 1999 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

YODA - THE DAY AFTER - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - SPAIN, 1999. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   ARTIST - THE ALIEN - PARIS - FRANCE , 1999.  Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

ARTIST - THE ALIEN - PARIS - FRANCE, 1999. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   CALIMERO - THE BIG BANG - SARAJEVO - YUGOSLAVIA , 1999 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

CALIMERO - THE BIG BANG - SARAJEVO - YUGOSLAVIA, 1999. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   SILVER SURFER - TEMPUS FUGIT - REYKJAVIK - ICELAND , 1998 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

SILVER SURFER - TEMPUS FUGIT - REYKJAVIK - ICELAND, 1998. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   HULK - THE INCREDIBLE - RANGOON - BIRMANIA , 1998 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

HULK - THE INCREDIBLE - RANGOON - BIRMANIA, 1998. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   SPIDER-MAN - THE AMAZING - TIJUANA - MEXICO , 1998 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

SPIDER-MAN - THE AMAZING - TIJUANA - MEXICO, 1998. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   CAPTAIN AMERICA - IN GOD WE TRUST - BEOGRAD - YUGOSLAVIA , 1999 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

CAPTAIN AMERICA - IN GOD WE TRUST - BEOGRAD - YUGOSLAVIA, 1999. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   SUPERMAN - THE MAN OF STEEL - OSAKA - JAPAN , 1998 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

SUPERMAN - THE MAN OF STEEL - OSAKA - JAPAN, 1998. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   YODA - THE GUARDIAN - ROMA - ITALY , 1998 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

YODA - THE GUARDIAN - ROMA - ITALY, 1998. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

   ALIEN - THE WRONG WAY TO HOLLYWOOD - ROWELL - NEW MEXICO , 1998 . Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate

ALIEN - THE WRONG WAY TO HOLLYWOOD - ROWELL - NEW MEXICO, 1998. Mixed media. Photo: Claudio Abate