Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors, University Florida, 1949. Master of Fine Arts with honors, University Florida, 1953.
Art professor, U. Florida chairman art Department, University South Florida, 1961-1967; dean College of Fine Arts, U. South Florida, 1967-1971, 77-82; dean emeritus, professor emeritus, U. South Florida, since 1982.
First lieutenant Air Corps United States Army, 1942-1946, PTO.
Married Janie Lucile Langford, June 5, 1947. Children: David, Langford.