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.

Kuznetsov Alexei
St.Petersburg, Russia
Panov Eduard
Moscow, Russia
Telegin Vladimir
Vladimir, Russia
Bychkov Victor
Vladimir, Russia
Lavrinenko Ruslan
Saratov, Russia
Solodov Vsevolod
Tver, Russia
Polozov Aleksandr
St.Petersburg, Russia
Kuvin Anatoly
Vladimir, Russia
Kochukov Nikolay
St.Petersburg, Russia
Rumyantsev Sergey
Kostroma, Russia
Klyukin Oleg
Noginsk, Russia
Nagornov Vladimir
Cheboksary, Russia
Venkova Iya
St.Petersburg, Russia
Poletayev Mikhail
Moscow, Russia
Papko  Valentin
Krasnodar, Russia
Gorensky Gennady
Moscow, Russia