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.
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Singer Philip Kirkorov is not going to apologize to the residents of Yalta, which has expressed outrage at the fur of the contractor on the waterfront. "He will not apologize and reviews on this topic will not give" — said the head of the press service of the artist Anton Korobkov-Zemlyansky.
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From the Gaza strip into Israel a rocket was fired. Information about this appeared in Twitter, the IDF. According to the report, the rocket exploded in the air, as a result of incident nobody has suffered. Rocket alarm in connection with the incident in the country was announced.
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In the German foreign office see the threat of deterioration of relations with Russia because of the turbines, manufactured by Siemens, which, according to Germany, was staged in Crimea in violation of the sanctions, said the press-Secretary of Department. According to him, the government were repeatedly warned about the threat of violation of the sanctions regime.