Born 1926 in Sisak, Croatia. Studied art history and archaeology at the University of Zagreb (grad. 1951, Ph.D. 1959). 1951 assistant in the department of art history, University of Zagreb; 1962 senior lecturer, 1967 associate professor, and 1974–1999 full professor. 1967 founded chair of visual communications and design, University of Zagreb. Member of the editorial board and co-founder of bit international magazine. Editor of bit issues the word image (1969) and television today (1971). Member of the editorial board of Europa letteraria (1963–1977) and Nuova rivista europea (1978 1988). Author of educational programs on art within the educational program of Zagreb Television (1966–1977, 1986).
- V. H.-P., Vjenceslav Richter, Zagreb, 1970.
- V. H.-P., “Ikonika i optika Miroslava Šuteja,” in: Umetnost, 2, 1965, pp. 81–89.
- V. H.-P., “Vizualna kultura i problemi vizualnih komunikacija,” in: Praxis, 4/6, 1966, pp. 639–643.