Bachelor, Abramtsevskoe (Russia) Art Sch, 1984. Master of Fine Arts, Moscow Art Theater School, 1990. Master of Fine Arts, Yale University, 1992.
Professor Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Paier College Art, Hamden, Connecticut, since 1996. Resident designer Oakdale Theater, Wallingford, Connecticut, since 1996, Meadows Theater, Hartford, Connecticut, since 1998.
Member ASSITEJ, International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees, Society Illustrators.
Married Tatiana Evgenevna Strunina, October 15, 1983 (divorced 1990). Children: Elizaveta, Anna. Married Cornelia Anne Evans, July 10, 1993.
1 child, Alexandra.