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.

Saitov Ernst
St.Petersburg, Russia
Sergienko Anatoly
St.Petersburg, Russia
Fedorov Alexander
Cheboksary, Russia
Baytsaeva Ludmila
Vladikavkaz, Russia
Nagornov Vladimir
Cheboksary, Russia
Traugot Valeriy
St.Petersburg, Russia
Grishin Gennady
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Shinyaev Nikolay
Elista, Russia
Klyukin Oleg
Noginsk, Russia
Solodov Vsevolod
Tver, Russia
Sidorenko Sergey
Moscow, Russia
Frantsuzov  Boris
Vladimir, Russia
Panov Eduard
Moscow, Russia
Lastochkin Sergey
St.Petersburg, Russia
Ergaliev Farid
Ufa, Russia
Petrov Leonid and Valentina
St.Petersburg, Russia