(Brcko, 1935) Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb in the class of Prof. Kinert. He is a member of the Association of Visual Artists of Croatia (ULUH) since 1966. He was appointed as an assistant professor-docent at the Academy of Fine Arts in Sarajevo in 1974 and upgraded to the title of professor in 1991. He was elected president of the Association of Visual Artists of BiH (ULUBIH), Union of Visual Artists of Yugoslavia (SLUJ) and dean of the Academy of Fine Arts in Sarajevo. He was a director of the Art Gallery of BiH. Regular member of the BANU (Bosniak Academy of Science and Art) since 2017.