Was born in St. Petersburg. Was educated at the Institute of Mechanics and worked as engineer-designer. A member of the St. Petersburg Cartoonist's Club since 1983. Free-lance cartoonist. Published in numerous newspapers and magazines.
Was participated in more than 470 cartoon competitions and exhibitions in 45 countries. Have won about 50 prizes and diplomas on the International Cartoon Competitions, for example: Second prize – UMO International Cartoon Contest - Hyderabad, India (2005) / General prize - You are not the only one in the world! - Kazan, Russia (2006) / First prize - Funny Hi-Tech in Art - Prestigio (2007) / First prize - Anti-piracy poster competition - St.Petersburg, Russia (2008) / Bronze medal - Oil - Molla Nasreddin – Azerbaijan- Baku ( 2009) / Third place – Visit to the Dentist - St.Petersburg, Russia (2009) / First prize - SMILEANAPA - Anapa, Russia (2009) / Third place - Football unites us -Yalta, Ukrainian-Polish (2010) / Second prize - Pure Corruption - Moscow, Russia (2010) / Special Award - Dictatorship and Tolerance - Berlin, Germany (2011) / Special Award - The Ball is in Play - Warsaw, Poland (2012) / First prize - Not God but man … clean pot and pan - Perm, Russia (2012) / First prize – ArchiSmile - Moskow, Russia (2012) / Diploma – Icehockey Sport - Baja, Hungary (2013) / Third place - “Faster, Higher, Funnier!- Sochi-2014” - “Novye Izvestiya”, Russia (2014) / Armenian cartoonist association prize “Golden Sunny Dragon”- Erevan, Armenia (2014) / Third place - "Global Issues 2015” - Moscow, Russia (2015) / Bronze Hat - "Golden Hat" - Knokke-Heist, Belgium (2017) / Special Mentions Award - MIKS "Ancient Astronauts" - Sisak, Croatia (2017) / Second place – "Smile of the sea" - Novorossiysk, Russia (2017) /