Born in Ukraine in 1956. Education: Kyiv State Academy of Arts (1978-1984). Member of National Artists' Union of Ukraine since 1990. Participant of "Our Heritage" festival in New-York (National Arts Club and Metropolitan Museum, 2009) «Artist of the Year» prizewinner. International Art Festival in Kyiv in 1997. Prizewinner in the Art Competition dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of the UNO in Ukraine (Kyiv, 1996) Prizewinner of International Modern Art Show in Nice in 1996.