Russia • born in 1956

Biography and information

Born in Moscow in 1956.

Engaged in painting, book illustration and animation. Since 1974 he worked as Director, art Director and animator at the Animation Studio of the Central Television. Participated in more than 25 animated films.

In 1988 he graduated from the Higher courses of scriptwriters and film Directors,

workshop of F. Khitruk and Yuri Norshtein.

From 1994 to 1996 he worked at the animation Studio "Klascy Csupo" in Los Angeles.

It was nominated for an Emmy award.

Since 1978 works in book illustrations and magazines.

Illustrations to such books as:

D. harms "Miracles", J. Supervielle "child of the waves", based on William Golding's "envoy extraordinary", M. Antonioni and T. Guerra, "Akvilon", E. Ionesco "Rhinoceros", by A. and B. Strugatsky's "Limping destiny", T. Sobakin, "Correspondence with a cow", A. Usachev "Clever dog Sonya".

More than 30 exhibitions of artists Union of the USSR from 1980 to 2004 Exhibitions in private galleries in the United States. Biennial of illustrations in Bratislava (Slovakia) – 1997.

Biennial of European illustration in Japan – 1998.

Works are in private collections in Russia, Italy, Israel,

Japan, Sweden, USA.

(Source: website of the Ministry of agriculture)