Soviet Ukrainian painter. Member of the USSR Union of Artists. He was born on May 1, 1931 in the village of Oleksandrodar (now Rakhmanivka, Dnepropetrovsk region). Graduated from Repin Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture (1964). Teachers by specialty – M. Kopeikin, L. Khudyakov, O. Moiseenko, P. Fomin. Thesis work in the CVC – “Miners”, the assessment – satisfactory. The training took place at the picturesque faculty, the qualification of the artist-painter, teacher was appropriated. He worked in the easel painting industry. Participated in republican exhibitions since 1966. The main works: “Yuzivka in 1912 Lenin’s word” (1965); “Youth post”, “Shakhtar” (1966); “The structure of the 8th Krivoy Rog blast furnace” (1968) “Grabari” (1970) and others. Works of the painter are presented in public and private collections in Ukraine and abroad.