Born in Murano in 1915, he studied at the Carmini State Institute of Art in Venice with Guido Balsamo Stella .
In 1939 he graduated in graphic arts, design and artistic stained glass.
Together with his brother he opened a boutique in 1947 specialised in the decoration of blown glass and in artistic stained glass.
After having left the laboratory in 1955, he set up on his own.
From 1951 to 1972 he was director and instructor at the Abate Zanetti School . Between 1955 and 1960 he was a freelance for A.V.E.M. , for I.V.R. Mazzega and for the Domus Vetri D'Arte firm.