Born In Moscow in 1952, in the family of a Soviet bank employee, father Kraposhin Sidor Grigorievich, mother Kraposhin Polina Iosifovna.
STUDIED in Krasnopresnenskaya children's art school (KDHSh), Moscow Secondary Art School. Surikov (Moscow Art School), at the Moscow School named after 1905 (MOCHU. 1095)
He began to create (make pictures) on his own in about 1972, twenty years old. He participated in apartment exhibitions, then began to sell. Works are in private collections in Moscow and abroad (USA, Austria, Germany)