Born August 30th 1946 in Las Cruces, New Mexico USA
OR-DiMA has been drawing since 8 years old, when one of his teachers singled him out for his drawing talent.
1972 - B.S. in Art, ceramic sculpture, Arizona State University.
1987 - Graduate study at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY; Critical Theory of Art History. Two Folios of erotic drawings purchased by a member of the board of MOMA, NY.
1988 exhibitor, New Mexico Arts & Crafts Fair, Albuquerque, NM.
1992 - One Man show of graphic drawings: The Grandmother Series; Heart Gallery Artist Co-op of LC, NM.
1994 - 2 quasi-erotic drawings exhibited in the Governor's Show; Santa Fe, NM.
1997 - Exhibited 9 large drawings as part of 3-man Gala Show opening the new Branigan Annex gallery, Branigan Cultural Center, Las Cruces, NM.
1999 - Exhibited collection of drawings at the Stele Gallery; Las Cruces, NM
2005 - Exhibted at 2005 Regional Invitational, Mary Ann Redding, curatore; NM State University Art Gallery, Las Cruces, NM.