Painter. Honored artist of Ukraine (since 1995), corresponding member of the Petrovskaya Academy of Sciences and arts (Russia; 1996); member of mejdunarodnoi Academy of Informatization at the UN (1998). B. June 1, 1958 in the village of Mezin Chernigov region Finished hghu (1973-77) and hhpi (1979-84), where he studied with A. of Constantinople, A. Khmelnitsky, E. Egorov, L. Chernov. HO member of the CFS since 1988, Chairman of the Board HO, CFS, President of the International charitable Fund named.And.E.Repina (1997). The participant of Republican, all-Ukrainian, all-Union, international and foreign exhibitions since 1986. Solo exhibitions: Bern-Bienne (Switzerland) - 1990; Bratislava (Slovakia) - 1993; Kharkiv — 1994, 1997; Kiev - 1995,1997; Lviv - 1996; Chernigov -1997. Works in hhpi, Professor (1997).