Tahir Ün

Photographer, video artist, curator, activist
      
Portraits from Autistic School
Location: Turkey
Nationality: turkish
Biography: Tahir Ün was born in Turkey. He has been working periodically at Xinjiang (Uighur) Autonomous Region of China, Balkans, Caucasia and Turkey as a freelance photographer, videographer, curator and activist. Tahir Ün is an... read on
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Portraits from Autistic School
Copyright tahir ün 2021
Updated 12/26/20

Autism is a disorder of neural development characterized by impaired social interaction, verbal and non-verbal communication, and by restricted, repetitive or stereotyped behavior. The diagnostic criteria require that symptoms become apparent before a child is three years old. Autism affects information processing in the brain by altering how nerve cells and their synapses connect and organize; how this occurs is not well understood.

The photographs taken in a non-profit training center for autistic children in Izmir which one of best in Turkey. The 70 teachers educate 132 children of different ages in this school.

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