He was born on June 10, 1960 in Tomsk. In 1982 he graduated from the Architectural Institute. In 1987 he defended his thesis. Received a specialty of the architect. In 1987 he defended his thesis and received a Ph.D. For five years he taught architectural design in the St. Petersburg (Leningrad) engineering and construction institute. The first caricature was published in February 1990 in the newspaper Vecherniy Leningrad. After 1991, he began to actively draw and publish cartoons in the newspapers of St. Petersburg and Moscow. Since 1998, he constantly drew cartoons and illustrations for the Russian social and political newspaper “Shared Newspaper” and the St. Petersburg commercial newspaper “Advertising-Chance”. Constantly lives in St. Petersburg.
In 1999 he created Cartoon.ru, the first Russian site with a daily caricature that reflects the political and economic events that took place in Russia and the world.
In the last four years, he joined the ranks of illustrators in the Children’s edition of the publishing house “AZBUKA”, where he described several books by the famous children’s writer Andrei Usachev – from cheerful literary men and entertaining geography to human rights declarations in the series “Merry Lessons of Professor AU”.