Bachelor, Urals State College Fine Arts, Nizhny Tail, Russia, 1969; Master of Arts, Virgin Islands Mukhina Highest School, Leningrad, Russia, 1977; Doctor of Philosophy, Russian Union Artists, Sverdlovsk, Russia, 1985.
Painter, Palace of Culture, Nizhny Tagil Metallurgical Production Corporation, 1969-1972; painter architectural decorative plastic art, Crimean Artistic Production Plant, Artistic Foundation Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Simferopol, 1977-1979; painter architectural decorative plastic art, Sverdlovsk Production Corporation, Urals SAmotsvety, Sverdlovsk, Russia, 1979-1981; lecturer, Sverdlovsk (Russia) College Fine Arts, 1981-1983; lecturer, Sverdlovsk (Russia) College Fine Arts, 1983-1985; senior lecturer, Sverdlovsk (Russia) College Fine Arts, 1985-1995; member, Russian Union Artists, Sverdlovsk, since 1985; chief sculptor, Center Architectural Design, Ekaterinburg, Russia, since 1995.
With Russian military, 1969-1971. Member Russian Union Artists, Physicians and Astronomical Society (honorary art consultant since 1997).
Married Irina Borisovna Karmaeva, May 16, 1980. Children: Mikhail, Andrei.