Son of Franz, born in Murano in 1937, he studied architecture at I.U.A.V. in Venice, and graduated in 1964. He moved to S.A.L.I.R. in 1958 and worked with his father: in 1962 he worked as designer at Vistosi's, then from 1968 to 1973 he cooperated with La Murrina, and after 1969 with the Vetrelco firm in Treviso. In 1972 he opened an architecture studio while going on working as designer for many glass factories.