Student: Paarl Boys High, Paarl and Cape Tutorial College, Cape Town, South Africa. Diploma of Fine Arts with distinctions in Painting, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa, 1971.
Ceramics Instructor 1972, Head of Department (photographic arts), 1972-1974, lecturer, 1975-1984, senior lecturer and Head of Department (painting and drawing) 1985-1997 Rhodes University.
Professional artist, art dealer, curator and art consultant.
One-man shows include Atelier Gallery, Port Elizabeth, Standard Bank Center Gallery, Johannesburg, 1992, Everard Read Gallery, Johannesburg, 1995, Ballard Lederer Gallery, Vancouver BC, Canada, 2002, Bushlen Mowatt Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2006, HFA Contemporary, Vancouver BC, Canada, 2007-2017. Group shows include Jacob Liknaitski Gallery, Cape Town, 1990, S.A.A.A. Gallery, Pretoria, 1995, A.B.S.A. Bank Gallery, Johannesburg, 1995, Everard Read Gallery, 1994, 95, 96, Art First , London, 1997 and numerous others. Represented in permanent collections: South African National Gallery, Cape Town, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Durban Art Gallery, Olievenshuis gallery, Bloemfontein, Gertrude Posal Gallery, Johannesburg, Carnegie Art Gallery, Newcastle, Pretoria Art Museum, Baring Bank, London, South African Reserve Bank, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada, VGH/UBC Collection, Vancouver, Canada, Jose Berardo Collection, Portugal and others too numerous to mention..
Married Pierrette Paula Ghislaine Macy, December 17, 1970.