People's Artist of Russia

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People's Artist of the Russian Federation
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Awarded forOutstanding achievements in the performing arts
Country Russian Federation
Presented by President of Russia
First awardedFebruary 21, 1992;28 years ago (1992-02-21)

People's Artist of the Russian Federation (Russian : Народный артист Российской Федерации, Narodniy artist Rossiyskoy Federatsii), also sometimes translated as National Artist of the Russian Federation, is an honorary and the highest title awarded to citizens of the Russian Federation, all outstanding in the performing arts, whose merits are exceptional in the sphere of the development of the performing arts (theatre, music, dance, circus, cinema, etc.). [1]

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It succeeded both the all-Soviet Union "People's Artist of the USSR" award (Народный артист СССР), and more directly the local republic's "People's Artist of the RSFSR" award (Народный артист РСФСР), after the dissolution of the Soviet Union. Now, the status of the People's Artist of the Russian Federation has risen above that of the earlier RSFSR award.

There are presently two levels to this award:

Receiving the lower Honored... (Заслуженный, Zasluzhenniy artist) award makes the recipient eligible to receive the higher People's... (Народный, Narodny) award at a later time. For example, the light entertainment singer Sergei Georgievich Zakharov was awarded Honored Artist of the RSFSR (Заслуженный артист РСФСР) in 1988, then People's Artist of Russia (Народный артист России) in 1996. [3]

Categories awarded

The awards may be issued to people working in the following fields:

Other professionals are open to attaining the title as well as those listed.

People's Artist of the Russian Federation (list)

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References

  1. "Государственные награды России". award.gov.ru.
  2. "Государственные награды России". award.gov.ru.
  3. "Закон РСФСР от 25 декабря 1991 года № 2094-I «Об изменении наименования государства Российская Советская Федеративная Социалистическая Республика»". Archived from the original on October 16, 2013.
  4. "Путин присвоил звания народных артистов известным балеринам". Российская газета.