Engaging Minds, Transforming Lives

Brown Symposium


Anthony Atala M.D.

Director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine and the W.H. Boyce Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology at Wake Forest University, Dr. Atala is a practicing surgeon and a researcher in the area of regenerative medicine. His current work focuses on growing new human cells, tissues and organs. He is the editor of 13 books, has published more than 400 journal articles, and has applied for or received more than 200 national and international patents.

Bruce Beasley

World-renowned sculptor and winner of the Purchase Prize in the Paris Biennale, Beasley’s sculptures are included in the permanent collections of 33 art museums around the world.

International Digital Sculpture exhibition—coordinated by Mary Visser, Herman Brown Chair and Professor of Art at Southwestern University, and Christian Lavigne, President of ARS Mathematica of Paris—Fine Arts Gallery, Sarofim School of Fine Arts at Southwestern University, Feb. 4–March 5, 2015. Reception: Feb. 26 at 4:30 p.m.