Graduated from the Voronezh art College (1981, teachers M.F. Akhunov, V. P. Liapin), Moscow state art Institute named after V.I. Surikov (1991, workshop of Professor V.N. Zabelina).
Teacher at the Department of painting of the Voronezh state Academy of arts (1996-2000), since 2003 - teacher of the Voronezh art school. Works in the genres of thematic paintings, portraits, landscapes, still lifes.