Albuquerque, New Mexico, August 26, 1929
Married to Camille Gilbert. Six children: Gulcin, Diane, Julia, Arin, Xahra, Kevyn
BFA (Painting & Drawing) University of New Mexico, 1954; MA (Psychology) Sierra University, Santa Monica, California, 1987. Additional study: University for Foreigners, Perugia, Italy; University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany; Stuttgart Art Academy, Stuttgart, Germany; Berlin Art Academy, Berlin, Germany; Akademi fur Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Vienna, Austria; University of Florence, Florence, Italy; Private study with Prof. Dr. Roberto Assagioli, Florence, Italy.
University of California at Santa Barbara; University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; Antioch West, Santa Monica, CA; Immaculate Heart College, Los Angeles, CA; Occidental College, Eagle Rock, CA; Sierra University, Santa Monica, CA.