Beijing, March 11, 2015 : Tian Peng, 15, is taken care of by his mother Cui Xinying while his little brother Tian Ye, 3, plays in the apartment.As a baby Tian Peng fell ill with brain   hemorrhage supposedly due to a lack of vitamin K. When Tian Peng was a kid, friends advised the parents to simply abandon him as there\'s neither enough help nor support in China apart from a small NGO. Tian is unable to speak, think, walk and needs help for everything.Chinese attitudes towards people with disabilities have improved in recent years, but the support of society and opportunities in education and employment are scarce.

Beijing, March 11, 2015 : Tian Peng, 15, is taken care of by his mother Cui Xinying while his little brother Tian Ye, 3, plays in the apartment. 

As a baby Tian Peng fell ill with brain hemorrhage supposedly due to a lack of vitamin K. When Tian Peng was a kid, friends advised the parents to simply abandon him as there\'s neither enough help nor support in China apart from a small NGO. Tian is unable to speak, think, walk and needs help for everything. 

Chinese attitudes towards people with disabilities have improved in recent years, but the support of society and opportunities in education and employment are scarce. 

NEWS & LINKS

since Aug.2015 : contributing to "Eyesonchinaproject" instagram 

since Jan.2015 : contributing to "Everydayclimatechange" instagram 

Dec. 2014 : joined instagram 

April, 19, 2014 : review of Invisible Migrations, WSJ 

March 16-Aug. 18, 2014 : Invisible Migrations, Alice Austen House, NY, USA 

some work of the Human Negotiations project is featured in EYEMAZING/ The New Collectible Art Photography collection, Dec.2013 

Taking on the Tragic in Unconventional Portraits, WSJ.com, Nov. 2013 

"Life as a North Korean defector", Der Spiegel, Oct.2013  

"Portraits of the Faceless" , China-File , Aug. 2013 

UBC Law Award Prize for International Integrity , June 2013 

Moving Walls photographers featured in Foreign Policy 

MOVING WALLS 20 : May 8 to December 13, 2013 

TIME Lightbox, May 7,2013  

NY Times, LENS blog, May 6,2013 

DOKFOTO Oslo, Feb. 22-24.2013 

Introducing the 2013 Moving Walls Photographers 

North Face, " Go Wild" , Greater China Campaign, 2012  

Human Negotiations, Katharina Hesse & Lara Day :  

currently available at : 

Three Shadows Photography & Art Centre, China 

Cafe Lehmnitz, Europe, Germany  

view the book gallery here 

"Bangkoks Frauen der Nacht", Stern online 

Human Negotiations by Katharina Hesse and Lara Day, by Wayne Ford