Painter who co-founded the Association of Croatian Naïve Artists and took part in more than three hundred exhibitions. His works included oils on glass, canvas, watercolors, and drawings.
His Yugoslavian military service took him to Karlovac, where he eventually settled. He was a 1952 graduate of the Civil Engineering Polytechnic in Pula.
He was associated with the Naïve Art movement and was included in Laval's
He was born in the Podravina region of what was then the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.
He and Vincent Van Gogh were fellow painters.