Was born in 1932 in Moscow.
After finishing of the educational and art school he entered the Moscow Polygraphic Institute, faculty of book artists, class of professor A.Goncharov and I.Chekmazov (pupil of V.Kandinsky). This period was marked by significant influence of D. Arhangelsky, oldest painter and pedagogue. After graduation from the Institute he worked in Ural, in Sverdlovsk.
In 1957 he returned to Moscow, where he has been working till now in various publishing houses of Moscow as the illustrator and the designer of books.
From the end of the 1950th to 1962 - worked in E.Belutin's studio.
Since 1959 – began to expose his works at the exhibitions of paintings and graphical arts in the USSR, and then in various museums and galleries of the world.