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.

Astaltsev Viktor
Moscow, Russia
Volyk Pavel
Poltava, Ukraine
Kichko Sergei
St.Petersburg, Russia
Suvorova Kira
St.Petersburg, Russia
Polozov Aleksandr
St.Petersburg, Russia
Gabunia Mikhail
Tbilisi, Georgia
Fedoseev Alexander
Cheboksary, Russia
Milokumov Sergey
Yalta, Russia
Nagornov Vladimir
Cheboksary, Russia
Bogachev Andrey
Voronezh, Russia
Yaroslavtsev Anatoly
Reutov, Russia
Emelyanov Aleksandr
Barnaul, Russia
Nepyanov Victor
Penza, Russia
Proshkin Vladimir
St.Petersburg, Russia
Mariev Alexander
Kostroma, Russia
Vasilyeva Irina
St.Petersburg, Russia