Bachelor, University Cincinnati, 1940. Bachelor of Education, University Cincinnati, 1941. Master of Arts, New York University, 1946.
Vocational counsellor, New York University, 1946-1949; artist, New York City, since 1950. Teacher, special schools New York City Board Education, 1952-1972.
Chairman nominating committee Mayor's Art Commission, since 1978. Member Fine Arts Federation New York (board directors 1970-1975, vice president since 1975, honorary vice president since 1989, chairman), American Abstract Artists (president 1964-1978), United States Committee International Association Art (delegate 1964, secretary 1968-1970).
Married Dorothy Herz, May 9, 1958.