Painter. He was born in the orphanage. Veteran of World War II. In 1952 he moved to Sverdlovsk and worked as a decorator in Drama Theatre which influenced very much his artistic vision. He did not get any special art education but learned many professional things by his friends artists A. Okhlupin and E. Barkhatov, graduates of Sverdlovsk Art School. Together with his friends he travelled all over the region and participated in exhibitions. The art album of his works was edited in 2009.