Student, Los Angeles City College, 1942—1943. Student, Monmouth College, 1943—1944. Student, Chicago Academy Fine Arts, 1949—1950.
Technology & fine arts artist, Los Angeles, 1950—1960. Teacher oil portraiture & workshop Eastern Shore Academy Art, Fairhope, Alabama. Consultant in field
Instructor television art series The Seven Principles of Drawing, 1975.
Board directors George Phippen Memorial Art Foundation, 1976. With United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO.
Member of Big Bear Art Association, Fine Arts Guild, Portrait Club New York.
Married Mary Anne Taylor, June 10, 1946. Children: Mary Antia, Allen Paul, Christopher.