B. 11 Mar 1911 in Kharkov - the mind. January 16, 1997 ibid. The participant of the great Patriotic war. Art education acquired in school, army and work studios (1930-36), he studied at the Moscow proacademy (architecture and construction faculty; 1938-40), graduated from Kharkiv law Institute and graduate school (1943-50). A member HO CFS from 1951. The participant of Republican and all-Union exhibitions since 1949.