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.

Solodov Vsevolod
Tver, Russia
Gorensky Gennady
Moscow, Russia
Syarov Vladimir
Yalta, Russia
Kochukov Nikolay
St.Petersburg, Russia
Timofeev Alexander
Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Sergienko Anatoly
St.Petersburg, Russia
Tkachev Mikhail
St.Petersburg, Russia
Yaroslavtsev Anatoly
Reutov, Russia
Balakshin Evgeniy
Saransk, Russia
Grishin Gennady
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Panov Eduard
Moscow, Russia
Saitov Ernst
St.Petersburg, Russia
Shapovalov Sergey
Lvov, Ukraine
Traugot Valeriy
St.Petersburg, Russia
Kuvin Anatoly
Vladimir, Russia
Suvorova Kira
St.Petersburg, Russia