Born September 16, 1938, City of Moscow, Russia.
1959–1965 – Moscow State Academic Art Institute named after V.I. Surikov.
Diploma in Fine Arts and Sculpture.
More than 70 of the artist's works are displayed in 44 museums in Russia and in 18 public organizations, including the State Tretyakov Gallery, and private collections in Russia, France, Britain, Germany, the United States, South Korea, Sweden and Norway.
1985–2007 – participant in 16 Russian and international symposia. During this period 12 personal expositions were held, and more than 100 group expositions of varying status – in Russia and abroad.
Member of the Union of Artists of Russia
Member of the "Association of Art Critics" (AIS)
Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Fine Arts
Academician of the Russian Academy of Fine Arts
Honorary Professor of Ivanovo State Power
Laureate prizes for works shown at the All-Union
and Russian Republic expositions
First prize at the sculptural symposium
in the town of Podolsk
Merited Artist of the Russian Federation
Silver medal of the Russian Academy of Fine Arts
First prize in sculpture at the international contest
"Art International Prize – 97"
People's Artist of the Russian Federation
First degree prize of the Central Federal district
in "Fine Arts" nomination
The Golden medal of the Russian Academy
of Fine Arts
Award of the Shuvalov Medal by the Russian Academy of Arts
Vasily Surikov golden medal of the Union of Russian Artists
Order of Friendship No. 608
Alexander Ivanov golden medal of the Union of Russian Artists