Student, Missouri Western U., 1970-1971; Bachelor of Fine Arts, Kansas Missouri The Art Institute of Chicago, 1974; postgraduate, Parson's School Design, New York City, 1976.
Assistant curator, Herron School Art, Indianapolis, 1978-1980;
assistant director, Editions Ltd. Gallery, Indianapolis, 1980-1982;
art dealer and owner, Patrick King Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, since 1982;
president, Metro Arts Publications, Indianapolis, since 1985;
art dealer, owner, Patrick King Galleries, Indianapolis, since 1990. Exhibits curator American States Insurance Company, Indianapolis, since 1988, American Art Clay Company, 1987, 88, Baylor University "Ten Years of Exhibiting Textile", 1992.
Arts writer New Art Examiner magazine, Chicago, 1979-1981, Indianapolis New Times, 1986. Visual arts fellowship juror Indiana Arts Commission, 1987.
Vice president St. Joseph History Association, Indianapolis, 1981-1983. Member Indiana Art Galleries and Dealers Association Inc. (foundation).