Born in Moscow in 1962. Graduated from Moscow Architectural Institute with MA in 1986. Member of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. Since 1987 participated in numerous exhibitions in Russia, Germany, France, Turkey, Italy, USA, Poland. Realized 7 solo shows. Lived in Moscow, NY and Ankara. From 2001 to 2009 taught at the Fine Arts Department of Bilkent University. Joined IEU in 2010.