Was born in 1951 in Novosibirsk. He graduated from Novosibirsk Electrotechnical institute then worked as an electrician at a metallurgical factory. And in 1978 he became the chief artist of the newspaper “Evening Novosibirsk”. Participant and winner of many international cartoon exhibitions and competitions (more than 20 prizes). The important awards were received in the cities of Cuneo, Legnitsa, Stanbul. He has held 3 joint foreign exhibition. Member of Journalist and Artist Union of Russia.