1968 - graduated from the Literature Studies Faculty of
Arkhangelsk Pedagogical Institute. 1972 - met Vladimir Sterligov and began studying art painting enthusiastically. Since 1991 – a member of the St. Petersburg Artists’ Union.
The artist’s works are in the collections of:
The State Museum of the History of St. Petersburg; the Arkhangelsk Regional Museum of Fine Arts; the State Art Museum, Dresden, Germany; the Museum of Contemporary Art Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany; Gallery Moritzburg, Halle, Germany; as well as in private collections in France, Brazil, Germany, Luxembourg, and the United States.