Painter. Member of the Union of artists of the USSR.
Born in 1928 in the city of Prikumsk (now Budennovsk) in Stavropol Krai. In 1946 he entered the art-graphic faculty of the Moscow pedagogical Institute. In 1952 admitted to the graduate school of the research Institute of the USSR Academy of arts. From 1952-54, he teaches at the art school (Lavrushinsky TRANS.). Since 1954, youth, Russian and all-Union exhibitions. Member of Moscow Union of artists since 1959 In 1957-88 worked as senior artist. the editor of the publishing house "Soviet artist". Favorite genres: still life, landscape, subject composition sometimes.