Master of Arts, Case Western Reserve University, 1947. Postgraduate, Cleveland Institute Art. Postgraduate, Ohio University.
Postgraduate, Cleveland College. Postgraduate, Washington and Lee University. Doctor Equivalency, Kent State University, 1949.
Chairman fine arts Kent (Ohio) State University, 1950-1974, dean Honors College, 1970-1972, professor emeritus, 1980.
Negotiator, president faculty union American Association of University Professors, Kent., 1977-1980. Founder Blossom Festival School, Cleveland, 1967.
Married Joyce Lapaz, November 30, 1946. Children: Jon, Ann, Kathi.