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Oral history interview with Noemi Ruíz, 1997 Oct. 25- Nov. 1

Ruiz, Noemi, 1931-, Ruiz, Noemi, 1931-

Painter, Teacher, Artist


Collection Information

Size: 5 Items, Reference copy: 5 video files (2 hrs., 18 min.), digital, mov; 5 Items, Master: 5 video recordings (Betacam)

Summary: An interview of Noemi Ruíz conducted by Luis Cancel, 1997 Oct. 25- Nov. 1, for the Archives of American Art's Puerto Rican Artists Video Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Noemi Ruiz (1931) is a Puerto Rican painter, graphic artist, and teacher.


Other artists interviewed include: Ricardo E. Alegria, Felix Rodríquez Báez, Myrna Báez, Edna Coll, Delta Bravo de Picó, Lorenzo Homar, Antonio Maldonado, Antonio Martorell, and José A. Torres Martino.

Language Note

Interview is in Spanish.


Funded by the Smithsonian Institution's Latino Pool Fund.

How to Use This Collection

This interview is not transcibed. The video recording is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Noemi Ruíz, 1997 Oct. 25- Nov. 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.