Oron Catts is an artist who works with tissue engineering as an artistic medium. He is the director of SymbioticA, the Centre for Excellence in Biological Arts, at The University of Western Australia. Together with his collaborator Ionat Zurr, he created the Tissue Culture and Art Project, which has spent the last 20 years exploring the potentials for using tissue within art. He is considered a pioneer in the field of biological art who publishes widely and exhibits internationally. His work has been collected by the Museum of Modern Art, New York (MoMA).