Born in Bytom, he studied at the Faculty of Graphic Art of the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków (branch in Katowice) in 1978-1983. He completed his diploma project in printmaking and book illustration in 1983, under the supervision of Prof. Stanisław Kluska and Prof. Stanisław Gawron. He teaches the Visual Arts Studio at the Faculty of Design of the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice. He specialises in colour lithography, easel painting and mural painting; many of his mural and interior designs have been realised. He was a grantee of the Ministry of Culture and Art in 1984-1986.