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.

Mokrov Nikolai
Vladimir, Russia
Suvorova Kira
St.Petersburg, Russia
Shahumyan Haghtanak
Yerevan, Armenia
Syarov Vladimir
Yalta, Russia
Anikeev Mihail
Vladimir, Russia
Kapelko Vladimir
Moscow, Russia
Shinyaev Nikolay
Elista, Russia
Bogachev Andrey
Voronezh, Russia
Matushevsky Jury
Vladimir, Russia
Vasilyeva Irina
St.Petersburg, Russia
Smirnov Viktor
Vladimir, Russia
Yaroslavtsev Anatoly
Reutov, Russia
Nepyanov Victor
Penza, Russia
Pozdeev Sergei
Feodosia, Russia
Fedoseev Alexander
Cheboksary, Russia
Balakshin Evgeniy
Saransk, Russia