Thesis in the CVC - Softupdate. The training took place at the sculpture faculty. Awarded the title of artist-sculptor.
Honored. worker of arts of RSFSR (1957). Member of the CPSU(b) since 1945. Graduated from the Leningrad. The vkhutein (1930). He lived in Leningrad, in 1929 he worked a lot in collaboration. with V. Y. Bogolyubov. In 1949-66 taught at the higher school of industrial art from 1951 Professor. Sculpture "Ordzhonikidze" (1935-37, with Bogomolov), "Ordzhonikidze and Kirov" (1938, with Bogomolov), "Chkalov" (1941), the monument to Stalin in Leningrad (1945), the monuments to Lenin in Riga (1947, with Bogomolov), Rimsky-Korsakov in Leningrad (1952, with Bogomolov) etc.