Born on 13 may 1953 in the village of Nikolaevka of the Peter and Paul district, Dnipropetrovsk region.
Graduated from Odessa state art College named. M. B. Grekov (1970-1976), then
The Ukrainian polygraphic Institute them. Ivan Fedorov in Lviv (1978-1983).
Since 1978, he has lived in Vologda. Participant of exhibitions since 1978. Member of artists Union of Russia since 1993.
Personal exhibitions of works:
Vologda -1986, 1988,1996, 2000, 2003; Velikiy Ustyug - 2000, Moscow - 2003.
In 2000 he was elected Chairman of the Vologda regional organizations
Artists Union of Russia. Member of the Board of the Union of artists of Russia.
Diploma of administration of the Vologda region -1995.
The gratitude of the Governor of the Vologda region -1999.
The gratitude of the mayor of Vologda - 2001.
Honorary badge of the Ministry of culture For "achievements in culture" - 2002.
Diplomas of the Union of artists:
Successful participation at the 9th all-Russian art exhibition "Russia" -1999.
For success in work and promotion of fine arts of Russia - 2000.
Successful participation in the all-Russia exhibition "to Your Name" - 2001.
For participation in the regional exhibition "Province Capital". Yaroslavl, 2001.
The diploma of the Russian Academy of arts - 2003.
The medal "For service to the Fatherland" (the Holy Grand Prince Dmitry Donskoy and
Reverend Sergius of Radonezh) III degree - 2003.
The diploma of the Russian Academy of arts for a series of monotypes "Under the Northern sky" -2003
Honorary diploma of the Governor of the Vologda region - 2003