Soviet Ukrainian painter, graphic artist. Member of the USSR Academy of Arts. Born October 14, 1922 in the village of Mala Alexandrovna (Dnepropetrovsk region). He graduated from the Penza Art College in 1943 and the Kiev Art Institute in 1952. Teachers by specialty – I. Goryushkin-Sorokopudov, V. Kasiyan. He worked in the industry of easel graphics and posters. The main works: “Everything is ready – even tomorrow in the field” (1950); “The House where the First Conference of Kiev Komsomol members was held” (1958); series “Dneprodzerzhinsk” (1960); “Kiev socialist” (1961); “Donbass” (1964) and others. Participated in exhibitions: republican since 1951, all-Union since 1961, foreign since 1965. Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine since 1958. Lives and works in Kiev. Author of landscapes, still lifes, portraits and thematic paintings. The works are presented in many public and private collections in Ukraine and abroad. The artist’s paintings on the art market are extremely rare.