Was born in Tbilisi in 1940.
He is engineer by education, and he was worked in the genre of carikature and satirical drawings for more then 40 years.
Participant and laureate of international cartoon contests in Russia, Bulgaria, Poland, Turkey, Yugoslavia, Italy, France, Israel, Belgium.
Has published more than 2000 works in the press. He held 7 solo exhibitions in different countries.
In 2003, a solo exhibition in Uruguay.
In 2006, a solo exhibition in New York.
In 2009, a solo exhibition in Ecuador.
In 2010, a solo exhibition in Israel.
Member of the Union of Journalists of Russia.
Member of the Union of Artists of Moscow.