Born in the Crimea, Sevastopol, on October 15th 1961.
He studied at the children's art school in Sevastopol from 1973 to 1977. After graduating he worked as an artist-designer.
Since 1989 he has participated in republican, regional and city exhibitions.
From 1990 to 1991, he audited classes in book graphics at the Repin Institute, in A. Pakhomov's studio.
From 1993 to 1999 he studied in the art department of the Moscow University of Publishing.
The dean of the school was N.A. Goncharov, the drawing teacher Yu.I. Chuvashev, and painting teacher A.S. Kotlyarov.
Since 1994 he has been a member of the Ukrainian Union of Artists.
Since 1998 he has worked with "Les Oreades" gallery, regularly participating in large group exhibitions in Moscow at the Central House of Artists.