KATZ--Bertram, 78, died peacefully at his New York Citv home, 28 October. An affable, brilliant artist, he will be deeply missed by all whose lives he touched and enriched. A native New Yorker, Bert was an exhibiting painter and photographer. He studied with Robert Motherwell at Hunter, and taught at Music & Art, Ohio State University, Parsons and NYU Gallatin. He is survived by two adoring daughters, three granddaughters, nieces, a nephew, and their children. A memorial exhibit of Bert's work is planned for Spring 2013. For details contact:

Published in The New York Times on Nov. 11, 2012