A gifted painter. He studied in Sverdlovsk Art School in 1953-1958 than he moved to Kurgan. An active participant in all important art shows of the soviet period including Moscow and international exhibitions. His works from the collection of the gallery – “The Portrait of a Student” and “The Cactus” are his best works of 1970-th, which participated many times in exhibitions and were highly appreciated by the art critics. The first version of “The Cactus” is housed in Kurgan regional museum of fine arts. The other works by this artist are presented in Russian important state museums, private collections worldwide.