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.

Sergienko Anatoly
St.Petersburg, Russia
Smirnov Viktor
Vladimir, Russia
Gorensky Gennady
Moscow, Russia
St.Petersburg, Russia
Grechishkin Pavel
Stavropol, Russia
Polozov Aleksandr
St.Petersburg, Russia
Ergaliev Farid
Ufa, Russia
Saitov Ernst
St.Petersburg, Russia
Nabiulin Alexander
Kirov, Russia
Fedorov Alexander
Cheboksary, Russia
Nepyanov Victor
Penza, Russia
Mokrov Nikolai
Vladimir, Russia
Fedoseev Alexander
Cheboksary, Russia
Matushevsky Jury
Vladimir, Russia
Frantsuzov  Boris
Vladimir, Russia
Kuznetsov Alexei
St.Petersburg, Russia