Student, St. Paul School Art. Bachelor of Science, University Minnesota, 1941. Postgraduate, Tulane University.
Postgraduate, Academié de la Grand Chaumierè, Paris. Postgraduate, California School Fine Arts.
Member of faculty University of California School Fine Arts, Stanford, University of Michigan, Santa Clara (California) University, University New Mexico, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California, (professor emeritus, since 1988).
Member National Academy Design New York.
Married Nora McCants. 1 son, Christopher; Married Tulip Chestman, April 9, 1979.