Born in Baku (Azerbaidjan) in 1946. In 1973 he graduated from the Moscow 1905 Revolution Memorial Art School.
In 1983 he became a member of the Union of Artists of the USSR. In 1993 he joined the Bely Krug (The White Circle) Association.
His works are in the galleries and in the private collections in Russia, Austrian Great Britain, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, France, Germany, Switzerfand, Yogoslavia, USA.