Born in Brooklyn. Stuyvesant H.S., Brooklyn College (BA 1974), UCSD (MFA 1977). CETA Artists Project 1978-79. Professor at Drexel University since 1985; residing in Philadelphia since 1991. Have exhibited locally to internationally. Special interests in paired images, image/text, global material culture and urban landscapes (especially Italy, China, U.K.). Current show: Blaise Tobia: Binary Codes, at O.K. Harris Works of Art, Sept.-Oct. 2013.