Student, Art Students League New York, 1947—1949. Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Manitoba, 1955. Master of Arts, New York University, 1958.
Assistant professor art University Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, 1951—1955. Professor fine arts State University College, Buffalo, 1955—1992, chairman department fine arts, 1968—1970. Member planning committee Prospective High School of the Arts.
With United States Air Force, 1943-1946.
Married Josephine Deloras Corsello, December 18, 1949. Children: Margaret Wise Tenenbaum, David.