Bachelor of Science in Art Education, Milwaukee State Teachers College, 1946; Master of Science in Art Education, University of Wisconsin, 1947.
Instructor, Black Mountain (North Carolina) College, 1949-1951; instructor, Cooper Union, New York City, 1952-1954; instructor, Hunter College, New York City, 1953; professor, Adelphi U., Garden City, New York, 1954-1987; instructor, Sedona (Arizona) Art Center, since 1990; instructor art Elderhostel program, Northern Arizona U., since 1995.
Active Sedona (Arizona) Art Center, since 1991. First lieutenant United States Army Air Corps, 1941-1945, European Theatre of Operations.
Married Elizabeth M. Schmitt, March 14, 1947. Children: Hans, Annual.