Was born in 1948 in Ecabpils(Latvia).
In 1972 he graduated from Novosimbirsk Electrotechnical Institute, having proved diploma in desing of machine tools.
The first cartoon was published in 1969 аt the institute newspaper . Participant of over 100 exhibitions of the posters and cartoons in Russia and abroad . Winner of many premius for drawings ahd posters in the cites of Tolentino , Trento , Zelena Gura. The works are kept in various collections all over the world. He worked as an artist-producer of 5 films on TV, and also drew prompts and made out relays . He has issued about 30 books. Has got experience in the composition of fairy tales. Member of Union of the journalists and Union of the arytists of Russia . He is involved in painting.