apexart :: Exhibition Talk :: Dr. Anthony Berlet

  Wednesday, April 29, 6:30 pm

Plastic Surgeon: Craftsman or Artist?

Anthony Berlet, M.D., curator of apexart's current exhibition discusses historical practices, modern procedures and the fine line between craftsmanship and art in contemporary plastic surgery.

Visit the exhibition page I Am Art - An Expression of the Visual & Artistic Process of Plastic Surgery

View Holland Cotter's The New York Times review of the exhibition

Download mp3 of talk (23MB)


Anthony Berlet, M.D., is a well-established plastic surgeon practicing in northern New Jersey who has developed a wide expertise in a variety of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures. He has a particular interest and talent in facial aesthetics, as well as breast and body contouring. Dr. Berlet also has developed a significant reputation for his reconstructive surgical abilities. In addition, his meticulous skills and fine attention to detail have established him as a microsurgery expert in New Jersey, which is a sub-specialty with a very limited number of surgeons. Dr. Berlet is also an architect, medical illustrator and author and has performed surgeries through the charitable organization Healing the Children as well as traveling abroad to perform plastic surgery as part of charitable mission projects.

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apexart's exhibitions and public programs are supported in part by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Carnegie Corporation of New York, Edith C. Blum Foundation, Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, The Greenwich Collection Ltd., The William Talbott Hillman Foundation, and with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and the New York State Council on the Arts.