Born in 1953 in Moscow. In 1978 he graduated from art-graphic faculty of Moscow State pedagogical Institute. V. I. Lenin (MGPI). Since 1982 a permanent participant of Russian and international exhibitions. In 1983 he entered the Youth Association of the Moscow Union of Artists. Since 1989 – the member of Moscow Union of Artists. In 1995 he was admitted to the IFA (International Federation of artists).