Tolokonnikova Margarita (1925-1976) – Ukrainian painter. She was born in Alma-ATA. Master of landscape and genre scenes. He graduated from the Kyiv art Insitute (1956), where he studied under A. Cherkassky and S. Besedin. Participates in Republican, Union and international exhibitions (since 1956). Honored artist of Ukraine. A member of the CFS. Known for his realistic still lifes full of sun and children’s genre. Lived and worked in Lugansk. Works of the artist are kept in museums of Ukraine and in private collections of Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Poland, Greece, Italy.