Ukrainian artist. Honored Artist of Ukraine. Born in 1935. In 1967 he graduated from the OGKhU (lecturer L. Tokareva – Aleksandrovich). One of the active participants in the nonconformist movement in Odessa. Since 1969 – has exhibited his works at unofficial exhibitions of Odessa, Moscow, Leningrad. Participant in the informal exhibition “Contemporary Art from Ukraine” (Munich – London – Paris – New York) – 1979. Member of NSCU since 1987. Honored Artist of Ukraine. Member of the Creative Association “Mamay”. Participant in a number of international biennale. Since 1996, several personal exhibitions have taken place. The works are presented at the NHMU, the Norton Dodge Collection (USA), the Odessa Literary Museum, the ISIS and the Khmelnytskiy Regional State Library, in numerous private collections.