1940 Born and educated in Lincoln, Nebraska.
1963 Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, University of Nebraska.
1964 My art was a focus on "push & pull of space." Works had images on glass mounted in front of a painting.
1965 Moved to Los Angeles; art became influenced by bright sunlight, infinity ocean, & orginal thinking.
1971 Became a professional studio artist. Focused on "push and pull of space."
1973 Started working with mirrors, optical coatings on glass, and electric light to increase extended space.
1975 First artist to make mixed media art mandalas, and mixed media sculpture with dichroic glass.
1976 Moved to Malibu, California for the fresh air.
1979 Second artist to become devoted to dichroic art.
1982 First artist to make dichroic glass light sculpture.
1984 Moved Venice, California to get into center of visual arts.
1989 Built my studio into a moving van, & moved to Topanga, CA to get back to the sanity of the country side.
1995 Moved back to Lincoln, NE; was tired of the L.A. area. My style then softened with more curved images.
2007 Founded the "Musem of Dichroic Art;" operations in Orange, CA