Born in Moscow in 1953.
He graduated from Moscow State Art Institute. Surikov (Easel graphics) and for several years trained in creative workshops at the Academy of Arts.
He is a member of the Moscow Union of Artists and the International Art Fund.
Since 1975 - a constant participant of the All-Union, Republican, regional and international art exhibitions.
Among connoisseurs and collectors of works of Grigory Sokolov, the Russian Ministry of Culture, the Museum of History of Moscow, the Ministry of Science and Art of Hesse, Wiesbaden Artoteka etc., As well as numerous private collectors.