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.

Shinyaev Nikolay
Elista, Russia
Klyukin Oleg
Noginsk, Russia
Suvorova Kira
St.Petersburg, Russia
Baytsaeva Ludmila
Vladikavkaz, Russia
Pozdeev Sergei
Feodosia, Russia
Papko  Valentin
Krasnodar, Russia
Bychkov Victor
Vladimir, Russia
Balakshin Evgeniy
Saransk, Russia
Poletayev Mikhail
Moscow, Russia
Grechishkin Pavel
Stavropol, Russia
Nepyanov Victor
Penza, Russia
Milokumov Sergey
Yalta, Russia
Solodov Vsevolod
Tver, Russia
Frantsuzov  Boris
Vladimir, Russia
Gorensky Gennady
Moscow, Russia
Potlov Vladimir
Moscow, Russia