A Ukrainian painter. Born in Dnipropetrovsk. From 1983 till 1987 he studied at Dnipropetrovsk Art School, from 1987 till 1994 Р at the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture. In 1992 he trained at the School of Fine Art of Cheltenhem Glosterstershire College in the UK. Member of the National Union of Artists since 2003. He was the first among the Ukrainian artists who won in the category "Art Painting" at the International Biennale in Florence (Premio Pittura Lorenzo il Magnifico, 2003). He has actively participated in the national and international art exhibitions since 1991, repeatedly held solo exhibitions (1992, 2002, 2010). In 2010 he exhibited his works at the exhibition Les Grandes Etoiles de Domain, held in the Louvre. His works are kept in many private collections in Ukraine and abroad.