Born in 1971 in Leningrad, he holds an MA from from Camberwell College, London (2000). His artistic practice is mainly in installations. He is also a curator and lecturer. His works can be found in museum collections around the world including the Margulies Collection (USA), the Russian State Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum (UK). He was awarded the Kurekhin prize (2010) for visual art and the Innovation prize (2014) for best curatorial project. He lives and works in St. Petersburg.