Painter. Born in the village of Petrovsk, the Rostov district of the Yaroslavl region. Studied at the Fedoskino school of miniature painting (1964-1970), after which he entered the factory "Rostov finift". Dabbled in floral paintings and theme song. But the main genre of his work became lyrical landscape. In the landscape, as recognized by the master himself, he feels more freely. Such human qualities as sincerity, lyricism, vulnerability and insecurity could not be better reflected in this genre. Since 1980, participates in Republican, Union and foreign exhibitions. Member of artists Union of Russia. Award winner of the all, was awarded a bronze medal VDNH. His works are in the Russian Museum of decorative-applied art (Moscow), state Museum "Rostov Kremlin", the State Russian Museum (St. Petersburg), Museum of the factory "Rostov enamel", Omsk art Museum, the Armory chamber of the Moscow Kremlin, Yaroslavl Museum-reserve and in private domestic and foreign collections.