Graduate diploma, School Museum Fine Arts, 1966. Diploma, School Museum Fine Arts, 1983. Attended, University Guadalajara, Mexico, 1953.
Attended, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Attended, La Grand Chaumiere School, Paris.
Professor State University of New York, Buffalo, 1968—2003, head sculpture department, 1995—2003, director Casting/Welding Institute, 1996—2003, professor emeritus, since 2003.
Director Rumsey Restoration project, Buffalo, 1968-2003. Overseer restorations for City of Buffalo Arts Commission, 1968-2003. Board directors Ashford Hollow Foundation, since 1999.
Married Eleanor Cohen, November 13, 1962. Children: Robert, David.