Student, Cooper Union Art School, evenings 1936-1939; student, Escuela Universitaria de Bellas Artes, Mexico, 1948.
Teacher, College City New York, 1947; visiting associate professor art, University of Illinois, 1953-1954.
Served with United States Army, 1941-1945. Member National Academy of Design (academician, since 1965).
Married Mildred Jaspen, November 28, 1948. Children: David Raymond, Laura, Evan.