Russian sculptor who specific in public areas monuments of crucial historical figures. He produced general public statues of Saints Cyril and Methodius. He researched within the Surikov Artwork Institute in Moscow and graduated in 1964. His statue of Sergius of Radonezh in Radonezh was the first ever to be installed within the Soviet Union without authorization from the regulators. He was created right into a peasant family members. He and John Michael Rysbrack had been both known for his or her public monuments.