(19-05-1915) Diploma work in CVC - sketches of scenery and kosumov to his play "Admiral Nakhimov" rating - excellent. The training took place at the faculty of painting, awarded the title of artist of painting.
People's artist of the RSFSR, laureate of the State prize of the RSFSR behalf I. E. Repin Theatrical artist, the main artist of the State academic Bolshoi theater (SABT) and the Kremlin Palace of congresses was Born in Orel. He studied at the 1932-1935 years. in the Moscow art-industrial College named. M. I. Kalinin, B. N. Lange, S. F. Nikolaev, 1936-1943. at the Institute of painting, sculpture and architecture. Repin from B. V. Johanson, V. I Yakovlev, M. P. Bobyshev. Participant of art exhibitions since 1947. Major works: the Performances in the Bolshoi theatre: Sergei Prokofiev "the Story about real man" (1960), J. Rossini Il Barbiere di Siviglia (1965), J. Verdi's "Il Trovatore" (1972), P. Tchaikovsky "Iolanta" (1974), A. Dargomyzhsky "the mermaid" (1976), T. Khrennikov "love for Love" (1976), S. Prokofiev "War and peace" (1978). Plays: S. Slonimsky "Viry-Ney" (1967), P. Tchaikovsky "Queen of spades" (1977) — in the Moscow state musical theatre named the people's artists of the USSR K. S. Stanislavsky and V. I. Nemirovich-Danchenko, Boris Lyatoshynsky "Shchors" (1970) — in the Kiev theater of Opera and ballet. T. G. Shevchenko.