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.

Pozdeev Sergei
Feodosia, Russia
Venkova Iya
St.Petersburg, Russia
Kuvin Anatoly
Vladimir, Russia
Pentyuh Vladimir
Penza, Russia
Gabunia Mikhail
Tbilisi, Georgia
Nabiulin Alexander
Kirov, Russia
Smirnov Viktor
Vladimir, Russia
Anikeev Mihail
Vladimir, Russia
Suvorova Kira
St.Petersburg, Russia
Timofeev Alexander
Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Papko  Valentin
Krasnodar, Russia
Sidorenko Sergey
Moscow, Russia
Panov Eduard
Moscow, Russia
Bogachev Andrey
Voronezh, Russia
Milokumov Sergey
Yalta, Russia
Syarov Vladimir
Yalta, Russia