He studied at the Academy of Arts from 1881 To 1885 he graduated from the course Sciences. Received medals: in 1885 - 2 silver; in 1886 - 1 silver; in 1887 - a small gold for the "project of the drama school". In 1888, after the title of class artist of 1 degree. In 1894, the title of academician. (Kondakov)
Worked in Kharkov mainly in the traditions of Russian classical architecture: building square Tevelev (1898-1907), housing Agricultural Institute (1907-12), Bank (1932).