Bachelor of Education, Hockerill College, 1974; Bachelor with honors, Camberwell School Art, London, 1982.
Freelance critic, curator, since 1983; guest editor, Studio International, London, 1983; administrator, Oxford (England) Art Week Festival, 1985; editor, Art Line International, London, since 1990; Spanish correspondent, Royal Academy Magazine, London, since 1992.
Member International Association Art Critics (president British chapter 1991-1994, international vice president since 1993).
Married Maite Lorés, November 11, 1989. Stepchildren: Fabian Hutchinson, Anna Nuria Smythe.