Came to the United States, 1929, naturalized, 1942. Graduate Pratt Institute, 1937, Art Students League, 1938. Student of University Mexico, 1946, U. Lima Bellas Artes, 1949.
; children: Sharon Beth, Brenda Jo. Art director McCann Erickson Advertising, 1947. Mural painter, Mexico, 1948-1950.
Graphic designer, Washington, 1950, San Francisco, 1951-1954, 60-65.
Instructor San Francisco Art School, 1961-1965;painter in Central and South America, 1955-1959, in Europe and Israel, 1966-1968. Graphic consultant Matson Navigation Company, San Francisco, 1969-1970.
World painting tour, 1971. Painter in Spain, 1972-1973.
Painter, graphic artist Miami, Florida, since 1974.
One-man shows include Fine Art Gallery Barry University, Miami, Pomeroy Gallery, San Francisco. Represented in permanentcollections in museums in the United States, private collections in the United States, Europe, South America, Center American With Civil Engineer, United States Army, 1940-1945.
Member of International Society Artists, Artists Equity Association, National Geography Society, American Association Travel Editors, National Society Public Poets, National Writers Club, Art Director's Club San Francisco.
Married Rose Menacer, December 21, 1947 (divorced 1970). Children: Sharon Beth, Brenda Jo.