Tahir Un was born in Turkey in 1960. He holds a BA degree from Language and History-Geography Faculty of Ankara University, where he studied History of European Arts. He gives lectures in photography in the Communication Faculty of Yasar University, Turkey. Tahir Un is currently active in photography and new media arts. He lives in Izmir.
Some Video Awards & Distinctions: 2014 - THE GAME, TOP 10 Selected by jury of the Facade Videoart Festival, PLEVEN. 2012 – POSE, best videoart prize, 14th. International Panorama of Independent Film and Video Makers, PATRAS. 2012 - FACIAL PERCEPTION, 2nd prize for experrimental video section, International SnapFilm Festiwal, KRAKOW.