Born in Aktjubinsk, Kazakhstan

Since 1985 Lives and works in Western Germany


1988 - 1993  studies at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna

1993              "Magister artium" of the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna (painting and graphic art)

                      Gold medal of the Academy (Fueger Gold Prize)


Works are in numerous collections:

Kunstsammlung des Landes Rheinland-Pfalz; State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg; Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, USA; Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, San Marino; Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, Berlin, Germany; Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia; Freud`s Museum of Dreams, St. Petersburg; Hofstra University Museum, USA; St Mary's Church of Cadaques, Spain; St. George Church, Ulm, Germany: Cathedral Museum Mdina, Malta