Louis Miljarak was born in Dubrovnik, Yugoslavia on May 29, 1901. Miljarak immigrated to the U.S. with his family in 1912 and soon settled in Salinas, CA. After graduating from Salinas High School, he moved to Oakland. He studied at the CCAC and taught there during the 1930s. Miljarak died in Oakland on March 14, 1968.
Member: Bay Region AA.
Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1934; SFMA Inaugural, 1935.
Works Held : San Francisco Museum of (Modern) Art; Oakland Museum.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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