Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Chicago and The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1950; Master of Arts in Painting, U. New Mexico, 1953.
Graduate assistant University New Mexico, 1951-1952. Associate professor fine arts School Art Institute, Chicago, 1957-1965, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1966-1969. Professor fine arts College New Rochelle, New York, 1970-1991.
Visiting artist in residence University Kentucky, 1964, Cooper Union, New York City, 1969-1971, School Visual Arts, New York City, 1988. 1st American exchange professor, artist in residence Royal College Art, London, 1964-1965. Guest artist curator Selected Women, Painters Castle Gallery, College New Rochelle (New York ), 1982, Of Paper, Pigment and Glass, Castle Gallery, New Rochelle, 1987.
With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.
Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.
Married Elizabeth Louise Harms, September 8, 1951.