Born in Venice in 1919, he began working as a self-taught person in the thirties. Anti-fascist, he participated in the Resistance between 1944 and 1945 and in 1946, in Milan. He begins to exhibit in solo and group exhibitions since the forties, soon gaining international fame. Throughout his life he devoted himself with passion to teaching, giving lectures in various American universities and courses at the Internationale Sommerakademie für Bildende Kunst in Salzburg and at the Academy of Fine Arts in Venice.
08 Sep 1906 , Venezia
17 Oct 2006 , Venezia