The artist was 61 years old. The cause of death is not known.
It is noted that the parting with Tikhomirov will be held may 19 at the Cathedral of Blagoveshchensk.
Tikhomirov was born in 1956 in the town of Elektrostal, Moscow oblast. In 1984 he graduated from Moscow state art-industrial Academy named after Stroganov.
In 1995, the artist registered in the Russian authors ' society a new direction in painting called "economise" — tempera on old wooden shutters of the religious stories.
In 2006, Tikhomirov was granted the title of people's artist of Russia.
The European broadcasting Union, which organizes the international music competition "Eurovision", said that Ukraine faces a large fine because of the scandal around the Russian singer Yulia Samoilova. The artist was not allowed into the country because of the performances in the Crimea. The exact amount that was offered to recover, is not called.
In St. Petersburg opened Russia's largest contemporary dance festival Open look. From 29 June until 9 July at the New stage of the Alexandrinsky theatre and on a theatre scene "the Baltic house" will be performing artists, specializing in contemporary and modern stage dance.
Former member of the Russian pop group "Ivanushki International" Oleg Yakovlev died from cardiac arrest. This was announced by friend and producer musician Alexander Kutsevol. She stressed that the body of the musician was cremated. Date of ceremony of farewell with the artist will be announced later.
The police of the French Department of Upper Corsica urged residents of the commune of Feliceto not to leave the house because of the "armed and dangerous person." To search for the offender, the guards caught the helicopter. The operation began on Thursday morning, after an attacker fired at a car carrying two tourists.
A higher level of intelligence in childhood is associated with a lower risk of death from stroke, cardiovascular disease, senile dementia and cancer, caused by Smoking. To such conclusion scientists from Edinburgh University on the basis of studying of causes of death over 65.
American actress Jessica Chastain and the star of the films "Martian" and "interstellar" took part in the advertising campaign of Italian fashion house Prada. In the story, she had to try on the image of the divas of the Golden era of Hollywood. The author of photos — Belgian fashion photographer Willy Vanderperre.