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 is lecturer in Radio, Cinema & Television Department of 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.