Alexander was born in the Odessa region, within the Republic of Ukraine, USSR.
He studied and graduated from the Moscow art school, ‘Memory of 1905'.
In 1955, Alexander became a member of the Russian Union of Artists. Since 1957, he has participated in more that 40 regional, national and international exhibitions.
Alexander participated as an officer in ‘The Great Patriotic War' and earned medals for battle participation as well as an Order of the Patriotic War.
Most common genres include landscape and still-lives.
Alexander's art can be found in numerous countries around the world.