Artists / Honored artist

Meritorious Artist, Zasluzhenny artist, also translated as Merited Artist, Deserved Artist or Distinguished Artist or Honorary Artist is an honorary title in the Soviet Union, Russian Federation, Union republics, and Autonomous republics, also in some other Eastern bloc states, as well as in a number of post-Soviet states.
The title is awarded by a national government to painters for exceptional achievements in arts.

Yaroslavtsev Anatoly
Reutov, Russia
St.Petersburg, Russia
Kuvin Anatoly
Vladimir, Russia
Milokumov Sergey
Yalta, Russia
St.Petersburg, Russia
Polozov Aleksandr
St.Petersburg, Russia
Panov Eduard
Moscow, Russia
St.Petersburg, Russia
Gabunia Mikhail
Tbilisi, Georgia
Proshkin Vladimir
St.Petersburg, Russia
Mariev Alexander
Kostroma, Russia
Nepyanov Victor
Penza, Russia
Bychkov Victor
Vladimir, Russia
Fedoseev Alexander
Cheboksary, Russia
Mokrov Nikolai
Vladimir, Russia
Shinyaev Nikolay
Elista, Russia