Was born in Frunze. Ph. D., member of the National Union of artists of Ukraine.
In 1964 he graduated from Kyiv art Institute, Department of theory and history of art. He studied at the graduate research Institute of theory and history of fine arts of Academy of arts of the USSR under the leadership of Mikhail Volkov.
Publications: "Ilustrovana children's book" (dissertation, 1968), hynosis art of the second half of XIX - early XX century) in the textbook "Rosiyska art", 1976); a number of articles of the history of classical art and creative contemporary art.
The National Academy of fine art and architecture since 1968, from 1997 - Professor. Puts lecture courses: "History of Russian art of the second half of XIX - beginning of XX..", "Anals works graphic mistectv", member of the specialized Council of the defense of the doctoral dissertation of art and architecture National Academy of fine art and architecture.