Was born on July 11, 1925 in Uzhhorod, Transcarpathia.
During 1943-1944 he was studying at Budapest Polytechnic School (Hungary).
In 1946 graduated Uzhhorod College of Art and Industry, Department of Painting.
Member of the National Union of Ukrainian Artists since 1958.
He is an Honoured Painter of Ukraine (1980).
People’s Painter of Ukraine (2000).