Graphic artist, painter, sculptor, teacher. Member of the LOSH since 1977. Associate Professor at St. Petersburg State University. Full member of the English Royal Society of Painters and Engravers. Born in 1945 in Kazan. In 1966-1972 he studied at the graphic faculty of the LIJSA named after I.E. Repin. Studied under A.F. Pakhomov. Diploma work in the All-Union Academy of Arts - a series of linocuts "The First Monument of the Republic", the mark - excellent. He studied at the Graphic Arts Department. Received qualification graphic artist. Member of the Leningrad Branch of Artists since 1977. 1979-1981 Professor at the Institute of Art in Havana. Full member of the Royal Society of painters and engravers. Participant in more than 150 group and 20 solo exhibitions in Russia and abroad. Participant of symposiums and master classes around the world. Diploma winner and winner of prestigious international awards. Associate Professor in the Department of Design at St. Petersburg State University ("Graphic Techniques"). The artist's works are in major museum and private collections in Russia and abroad.