Soviet painter and graphic artist, one of the ideologues and ancestors of the movement of the Unofficial Art of Leningrad, organizer of the first unofficial exhibitions of the 1960s. He graduated from the Demidov Art School, workshops Antipova E. and Teterin V., later - the University. Herzen, workshops Kabachek L., Serov V., Pavlova). The participant of many exhibitions, including personal. The works of the author are in the collections of the largest art museums in the country, for example, in the exhibition of the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. A.S. Pushkin in Moscow.