Madrid 1949. PhD in Art History, from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. His Summa Cum Laude doctoral thesis “Moros y Moriscos en la Tierra de Campos: sus realizaciones artísticas” was distinguished with a doctorate extraordinary merit award.
Professor of Spanish and Hispano-American Art History in the Kunsthistorisches Institut of Heidelberg (1978-1979).
Employee of the Ministry of Education, by opposition: Professor of Art History in the Escuela de Artes Aplicadas y Oficios Artísticos Maestro Mateo of Santiago de Compostela (1983)
Tutor of Art History in the Centro Asociado de Madrid in UNED from 1979 until now (2017-2018).
Employee of the Ministry of Culture: Faculty employee of the museum conservation corps.
Director of the Regional Museum of Murcia (1984-1986).
Head of the education department of the National Archaeological Museum of Madrid (1986-1992).
Head of the works of art service of the Spanish Historical Heritage Institute (1992-1999).