Lives and works in Lviv, Ukraine, where he was born in 1958. Graduated from the Lviv Art Academy, Department of Interior Design. Studied under such masters as Vitold Manastyrskyi, Stepan Koropchak and Yuri Skandakov. Specializes in easel painting. From 2003, member of the Ukraine Artists Union. From 2007, heads the painters group in the Lviv section of the Ukraine Artists Union. Has participated in a number of national exhibits within Ukraine, and plein air events abroad. His paintings can be found in private collections in a number of countries, including the United States, Canada, Germany, Poland and Israel.