Artist. Born in Novomoskovsk. Started painting in the 1980s. Studied reading special literature and taking lessons from professional artists. Since 2010 he has been a member of the Union of Artists of the Russian Federation. Was awarded with the diploma of the Union of Artists for contribution into the art of Russia. Participated in city, regional and international exhibitions. Organised several personal exhibitions. The theme of his works is various: from city-scapes to portraits.