B. March 22, 1956 in Saransk, Mordovia. He graduated from Penza art College named.To..Savitsky (1974-79), hhpi (1981-86), where he studied with P. Yurchenko, L. Zhukovskaya. HO member of the CFS since 1990. The participant of Republican, all-Union, international and foreign exhibitions since 1986. Works in private enterprise "Totnes" (Moscow), sculptor.