In the Face of Disability 1b


Thai disabled kids in Art-for-All art camp 2003 & 2004

This group of photographs was my first entry into the world of people with disabilities. The Thailand Art-for-All art camp is held annually for about 100 kids with mix disabilities. The camp is usually held near Bangkok and I started as a volunteer artist at that camp in 2001. Since then I have been back every year to help out and to document what is going on at the art camp. This collection was shown in Thailand in 2005.

Loksan with his body painting

Tian Tong taking a break for camp activities

Bangon painting a picture of her village

Chachatwan painting a landscape in front of him

Naruetewee can only hear what is going on around her

Ronson eating Thai papaya salad with sticky rice for lunch