(1911, Nosovka village, Chernigov region – 1997, Kiev)
1933 – Graduated from the Kiev Art Institute (teacher Krichevskiy).
1943 – Graduated from the Leningrad Academy of Arts (teacher Johanson).
1952 – Became a member of the Communist Party.
1964 – Awarded the title of `People`s Artist of the USSR.`
1982 – Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in the name of Shevchenko.
Honorary Citizen of the Kiev.
He lived and worked in Kiev.
Selected Museum collections:
Museum of Ukrainian Art. Kiev, Ukraine.
Kharkov Art Museum. Kharkov, Ukraine.
National Art Museum of Ukraine. Kiev, Ukraine.
Lugansk Regional Art Museum. Lugansk, Ukraine.
Numerous private collections in Ukraine and abroad.