Born in St.Petersburg

Lives and works in Jerusalem

The Chief Director of Stop Motion Animation Studio SHARABAN

Member of NEW BARBIZON Group



2008 - 2009 Princes Drawing School, London

2005 - 2007 Royal College of Art, London

1995 - 2000 Bezalel Academy of Arts, Jerusalem

1999 Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris (Exchange Student Programme)



2013 - 2014 Painting, Drawing, Alfred Institute, Tel Aviv

2009 - 2014 Drawing, Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem

2010 - 2012 Animation, Wild Kids Studio, Jerusalem

2009 Art for Children, Israeli Museum, Jerusalem



2013 Drawings In The City, Bezalel Historical Building Gallery, Jerusalem

2012 Four Cities, Bineth Gallery, Tel Aviv

2003 Paintings 2002-2001, Nora Gallery, Jerusalem

2002 St.Petersburg Diary, Jewish Center Gallery, St. Petersburg,



2014 "Portraits and Landscapes", Gallery C1, Berlin

2014 Chicago Triangle, Haifa Museum of Art, Israel

2014 New Barbizon Open Studio, The New Bus Station, Tel Aviv, Israel

2014 Drawings in Hura, Hura Communtiny Center, Israel 

2014 Living in a Film, Hansen Art Center, Jerusalem

2014 Commentaries, Red House Gallery, Tel Aviv

2014 Drawing Outside, Bar David Museum of Art, Israel (catalog)

2013 Friend Brings A Friend, HaAgaf 2 Art Gallery, Haifa

2013 Centrifuge, Nathan Cummings foundation, New York ,USA

2013 Master and His Schoolar, Nora Gallery, Jerusalem

2013 Fresh Paint 6 Artfair, presented by Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv

2013 White nights in Perm , PERMM, Perm Museum, Russia

2013 Beer Sheva Market, The Negev Museum of Art, Israel

2012 Cargo-cult, Moby, Bat-Yam Museum of Art, Israel (catalog)

2012 Pretty Gritty City, Prince of Wales Foundation, London

2011 Landscapes of Immigration, Kultproject Gallery, Moscow

2011 The Culture Has No Season, Mamuta, Jerusalem

2011 Close your Mouth and Say One Word, Rotshild Gallery, Tel Aviv

2009 Dialects 2, Pushkin House, London

2008 Uncut, Institute of Contemporary Art, London

2007 Siberia Nights", Siberia Project Space, London

2007 Animacity, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

2005 Objects and Compassion, Galery 33, Tel-Aviv

2005 2 Drawing Biennale, Artists House, Jerusalem

2004 View From The Window, "Pravda 6" Gallery, St.Petersburg

2002 Sotheby's Auction, London

2001,2002 Annual Exhibition, Manezh, St.Petersburg

1998 Four Jerusalem Artists, Artists House, Jerusalem




(Animation, 2007)

2008 – 2009

KAFF Film Festival, Hungary

MIAF, Melbourne Festival, Australia

Dresden Film Festival, Germany

Red Stick Festival, USA

Zagreb Film Festival, Croatia

Krakow Film Festival, Poland

Stoke your fires, UK

SIKAF, Korea

RIFF, Rome Film Festival, Italy

Edinburgh Film Festival, Scotland

ANIMAMUNDI Festival, Spain

Messages to Man, St.Petersburg, Russia

London Animation Film Festival, UK

Leipzig DOC Festival,Germany

Ottawa Film Festival, Canada

Zebra Poetry Film Festival, Berlin, Germany

KROK, Russia

Beginning, St. Petersburg, Russia

Euroshorts, Warsaw, Poland

Multivision, St.Petersburg, Russia

Wales One World Film Festiva, Wales

Haifa Film Festival, Israel


(Animation, 2006)


SICAF, Korea

Leipzig DOC Film Festival, Germany

PISAF 2007, Korea

Krakow Festival, Poland

ANIFEST 07, Czech Republic

AFIA Film Festival, Denmark

Future Film Festival, Italy

AnimaBasauri, Bilbao,

Parnu Festival, Estonia

Tricky Women, Vienna

Cologne Festival, Germany

Dresden Film Festival", Germany

Eat our shorts, London, UK

Siberia Nights, London, UK



Film Funding, Ostrovsky Family Fund, 2012

Studio Grant, Mamuta Center for Art and Media, Jerusalem, 2011

Winsor Newton Prize for the Best Drawing, London, 2009

Prince's Bursary in Drawing, Prince of Wales Foundation, London 2009

Diploma for the Best Direction, Multivision Fim Festival, St.Petersburg, 2008

Best Puppet Animation, London International Animation Festival, UK. 2008

Award for the Best International Puppet Animation Stoke Your Fires, UK. 2008

Nominated for British Animation Awards, UK. 2008

Passion Pictures Prize, UK 2006