Master of Fine Arts in Painting and Sculpture, L'Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, 1956. Postgraduate, Visual Arts Academy Paris, 1956.
Display designer Bliss Display Company, Long Island City, 1967, Allied Display Company, 1969, Austen Display Company, 1971. Designer Easy Design Company, 1979. Consultant, teacher, since 1976.
Teacher new ideas in concepts of design and visual arts, since 1980. Director arts and crafts, faculty coordinator Peoples Production Educational Center, since 1977.
Member of Smithsonian Institution, Queens Council Arts, Silvermine Guild Center Arts, Allied Artists, Republican Presidential Task Force, Salmagundi Club.
Married Mercedez Florez Caiced, January 1, 1950. Children: Edgar, Oswald, Miryam, L. Esperanza.