Student, Jerusalem Art Academy, 1946-1948; Student, New York Art Student's League, 1950-1952; Student, New York National Academy Design, 1953-1954; Diploma of Merit, U. De Le Art, Italy, 1982.
Member Students League of New York (life), Arts Interaction New York (Board Directors award 1989), Artists Equity New York (Best in Show and Grumbacher Silver medal 1991).
Married Gertrude Ruth Beck, June 29, 1928. Children: Aliza, Arie.