(Col. Cat. 185)

Born 1954, Papua New Guinea. Brought up in Melbourne, Australia. MA degree in Fine Arts (sculpture) Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 1982. Caulfield Institute of Technology, Melbourne Australia: Certificate of Art and Design, 1977 and Diploma of Fine Arts, 1979. Returned to Papua New Guinea and worked with Papua New Guinea National Arts School in Port Moresby. In 1990, taught sculpture and drawing at University of Papua New Guinea and became Head of Visual Arts Department. Moved with his family to Zambia in 1993 and worked as full time artist, painting and carving marble and wood with artists in Lusaka.