Switzerland in 1917, became an Argentine citizen in 1935. Studied
agriculture at universities in both Europe and the United State of
attending at the same time courses of painting and sculpture at various
for several years in Argentine cattle ranches in Santa Fe and Buenos
provinces. In 1944, decided to fully pursue his artistic vocation, he
city of Buenos Aires and from there on devoted himself to his art works
teaching of the arts.
for some time with the painters Jorge Larco and Raul Soldi and the
sculptor Lucio Fontana.