1953
born in Cairo
 
Studied history of science and philosophy in Vienna, Munich and Heidelberg;
Studies of painting with Raimer Jochims and typography with Herbert Bayer in Aspen, Colorado (USA)
1988
Cooperation with NASA in Houston as consultant for questions of labelling
1994
Foundation of the typosophic society
1997
Participation in documenta X with Richard Hamilton
2001
Foundation of typosophes sans frontières
 
Lives and works in New Zealand and Austria.