Student, Art Students League, 1940-1942, 46; student, H. Hoffmann School Fine Arts, 1947-1948; student, Academy dela Grande-Chaumiere, Paris, 1948-1950; student (Fulbright grantee), Academy delle Belle-Arti, 1959-1960.
Teacher School Visual Arts, New York City, 1953-2000, Minneapolis School Art and Design, 1966. With Army of the United States, 1942-1946.
Member of New York Artists Equity (honorary president 2005), National Academy Design, Fulbright Alumni Association.
Married Mary Franz, November 28, 1983.