Diploma in advertising design, Philadelphia College Art, 1945. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Temple University, 1970.
Partner, Cattani-Strome Studio, Philadelphia, 1944-1953; artist, Hoedt Studios, Philadelphia, 1953-1956; freelance artist, Philadelphia, since 1956; lecturer, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1969; lecturer, Beaver College, 1975; professor drawing and anatomy, Philadelphia College Art, 1945-1985; head anatomy department, Philadelphia College Art, 1954-1985; retired, since 1985.
Member Center City Residents, Philadelphia, 1975-1983. Member Ocean County Art Guild.
Married Alice Barone, January 11, 1947 (divorced December 1951). 1 child, Dorian Mark (deceased 1980). Married Elizabeth Ann Peirce, September 2, 1957.