From 1972 to 1976 he worked as a graphic artist at TV.
In 1978, the first cartoon of him was published in the Literaturnaya Gazeta. Since 1979 he is a free artist. In 1979 he joined the professional union of graphic artists. Since 1991 – Member of the International Federation of Artists of the Artists Union of Russia.
Since 2007 – Member of the Moscow Union of Artists.
Prizewinner and laureate of Russian and international cartoon contests.
1999 – Grand Prix (competition Paralelny World).
2000 – winner of the prize (Japan, Yomiuri Shimbun).
2000. 2005 – winner of the Golden Calf Prize.
2001 – the second place (Portugal, the Gutenberg Museum).
2001 – special prize (Surgut, Caricature).
2002 – the 3rd prize (Ekaterinburg, Europe-Asia).
2009 – the third prize (Anapa, Cinema).
Reference: BEC (the Big Encyclopedia of Caricature), 2007