He was born in Pyatigorsk, in the Northern Caucasus region of Russia in 1979. After high school and three years at an institute of economy and management, he moved to Israel in 2000. He served in the army from 2002 to 2004, and from 2004 to 2008, he did his B.F.A. study at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem (Photography department). He participated in several exhibitions in Jerusalem and in Moscow.
( 2008 )