Bachelor of Arts, University of Chicago, 1942; Bachelor of Fine Arts, School The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1949; Master of Fine Arts, School The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1950.
Chairman, Exhibition Momentum, Chicago, 1950; teacher graduate painting, Indiana U., 1957-1959; resided in, Italy, 1956-1957; resided in, Paris, 1959-1964; now professor art, Mason Gross School Arts, Rutgers University.
Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946.
Married Nancy Spero, December 15, 1951. Children: Stephen S., Philip S., Paul S.