B. March 9, 1907 in the village of Rubezhnoye, now Kharkiv region — mind. 6 Jan 1992 in Kharkiv. Graduated from Kharkiv art Institute (1921-29), where he studied with I. Padalka, and graduate Ukrainian scientific-research Institute of history of material culture (1929-32). Member of Association of revolutionary art of Ukraine, HO UAU from 1939. The participant of Republican exhibitions since 1927. Taught at the Kharkiv Institute of engineers of communal construction (1935-41); HHI-hhpi (1932-48; 1957-79), associate Professor.