Born in Towy Targ, he lives in Katowice. He studied at the Faculty of Industrial Design of the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków. He obtained his diploma at the Chair of Visual Communication in 1982. A designer, associate professor (dr hab.) of Fine Arts, professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice. Vice-Rector for Student Affairs and Research in 2008-12. The coordinator on behalf of AFA Katowice of the Design Silesia project in 2010-2013. His work includes visual communication, posters, applied graphic art, wood engraving. He conducts research in the area of sign theory, imaging of thought processes and the space of abstraction, and social design.