Born in 1950 in the city Iman. Engineer by education. In 1976 made his debut in the press as a cartoonist in the paper “Komsomolskaya Pravda”. Contributed to many newspapers and magazines in Russia and abroad. He won more than 400 awards at international cartoon contests, including more than 90 Grand Prix and the First prizes. Had personal exhibitions in Germany, Italy, Cuba, Poland, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, France.
In 1988 was awarded with a
In 1998 was awarded with the highest distinction of the International Prizes Foundation – the Order of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker “For outstanding contribution to the multiplication of goodness on Earth”.