Graduated from the v. A. Serov Leningrad Art College. In 1994 he started work on several series that reflect his interest in photo-based art: ‘Human Project’, ‘Metro Project’, ‘Ambulance+Metro’ and ‘Roadoff’. In 2004 the ‘Human Project’ series represented Russia at the Shanghai Biennale of Contemporary Art. In 2014 he participated in the European Biennale of Contemporary Art Manifesta 10 (parallel programme). In 2007 he was included in the list of 100 Contemporary Artists in the Ice Cream catalogue published by Phaidon. Lives and works in St. Petersburg.