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.

Baytsaeva Ludmila
Vladikavkaz, Russia
Petrov Leonid and Valentina
St.Petersburg, Russia
Tkachev Mikhail
St.Petersburg, Russia
Solodov Vsevolod
Tver, Russia
Shahumyan Haghtanak
Yerevan, Armenia
Shapovalov Sergey
Lvov, Ukraine
Smirnov Viktor
Vladimir, Russia
Harshak Alexander
St.Petersburg, Russia
Polozov Aleksandr
St.Petersburg, Russia
Vasilyeva Irina
St.Petersburg, Russia
Anikeev Mihail
Vladimir, Russia
Proshkin Vladimir
St.Petersburg, Russia
Efeykina Adele
St.Petersburg, Russia
Bychkov Victor
Vladimir, Russia
Nabiulin Alexander
Kirov, Russia
Fedorov Alexander
Cheboksary, Russia