William H (Bill) Alpert
(1934 - 2015)
William H. (Bill) Alpert was active/lived in New York, California. William Alpert is known for abstract painting, teaching, writing.
This following biography was researched, compiled, and written by Geoffrey K. Fleming, Executive Director, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV.
WILLIAM H. “BILL” ALPERT (December 21, 1934 – February 15, 2015)
Abstract painter, teacher, and writer. Born in the Bronx, New York to Fannie (b. 1907) and Jacob Alpert (b. 1905). During his childhood, the family resided on Valentine Avenue in the Bronx and Alpert’s father was the owner and the operator of his own drug store. Both his parents were born in Russian Poland.
Originally planning to be a pharmacist like his father, Bill Alpert attended the University of Southern California at Los Angeles where he graduated in 1958 with a doctorate in phar ... Displaying 750 of 8881 characters.