Thesis in the CVC - "the Nightingale", the evaluation - excellent. The training took place at the picturesque faculty, qualification of artist-painter.
Was born in Leningrad. He graduated from the Repin Institute of arts in them. Ilya Repin (1957), the workshop of Joseph Silver. He studied of Vladimir Gorb, Valery Pimenov, Vitaly Valtsev, Rudolf Frentz. Participant of exhibitions (from 1957). Member of the Leningrad Union of artists (1957). He painted portraits, genre and battle paintings, landscapes, sketches from nature. Was engaged in satirical graphics. Honored artist of the RSFSR (1978). Works are in state Russian Museum, state Tretyakov gallery, in art museums and private collections in Russia, UK, France, Germany and other countries.