Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1948; Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1950.
Teacher, Taos (New Mexico) Valley Art School, 1952-1953; teacher, Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, 1953-1954; professor, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 1956-1986; professor emeritus, Arizona State University, Tempe, since 1986; guest professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1967-1968.
Sergeant United States Army, 1943-1945.
Married Ursula Sanbuber Jacobson, July 21, 1955. 1 child, Leah.