Thesis in the CVC - "1919. Communist subotnick", rating is good. The training took place at the picturesque faculty, qualification of artist-painter.
Honored artist of the RSFSR (1975). Born in St. Leo Tolstoy, the Ryazan region. He graduated from the Ryazan art school (1948-1951) and the Institute. I. E. Repin arts of the USSR (1951-1957). Worked mainly in the field of genre and historical paintings, the author of paintings devoted to the working class. Member of the Union of artists of Russia since 1960. 1957 - the constant participant of regional exhibitions. Exhibitor of zonal ("Great Volga", 1964, 1970, 1974, 1980), respublikasy (Moscow, 1960, 1965, 1970), all-Union (Moscow, 1957, 1967) art exhibitions.
Chairman of the Board of Gorky organization CX RSFSR (1975-1977, 1982-1983). Solo exhibition: N. Novgorod, 2003; St. Petersburg, 2003.