Born on August 14, 1963 in Kazan.
In 1982 he graduated from the Kazan Art School named after N.I. Feshin.
In 1993 he graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after I.E. Repin (P.T. Fomin’s studio).
In 1997 he graduated from the creative studio of easel painting of the Russian Academy of Arts (heads V.F. Zagonek and V.I. Reyhet).
Since 1996 – a member of the St. Petersburg Union of Artists.
Since 2010 – a member of painting section bureau of the St. Petersburg Union of Artists.
From 2011 to 2013 - senior lecturer, St Petersburg State Art and Industry Academy named after A.L.Stieglitz.
Member of many Russian and international exhibitions.
His works are exhibited in galleries and private collections in Russia, Germany, USA, Israel, China, Portugal, Poland and France.