Was born in 1953 in Moscow. Graduated from the Ural Polytechnical institute in Sverdlovsk and the Animation Directors Courses in Moscow (E. Nazarov and Y. Norshtein class).
Member of the USSR Painters Union. Participant and prize-winner of numerous exhibitions and cartoon competitions. Creator of an animated cartoons like Fru-89, Snichi, Belka and Strelka, Ivan and Mitrofan, Optical illusion etc. Nika prize nominee (1992), laureate of international film festivals in Finland, Estonia, Egipt, Germany, Russia. He held five personal exhibitions abroad.