Member of the Union of artists of the USSR.
People's artist of Russia.
Sculptor-the Patriarch, the author of the works presented at Poklonnaya hill in Moscow, the Museum of San Jacinto (California, USA), the town of Zhukovsky, in many cities of Russia... Took part and the reconstruction of the sculptural decoration of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow.
Artist era, artist - the myth (in fact most of his works exist only in sketches). Inspiration, Creativity in the Sssra never paid, it was neither in the estimates nor in the reports, on any invoices not passed, and the employment records were noted.
(Source: website of the Moscow Union of artists)