Painter, Muralist, Printmaker, Illustrator
Active in Taos, N.M.
Sound recordings: 1 sound tape reel (45 min.) ; 7 in.
Transcript: 18 p.
Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 55 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Louis Ribak conducted by Sylvia Loomis on 1964 July 20 for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Louis Ribak (1902-1979) was a painter in Taos, N.M.
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.