Some cool Autism images:
Image by GDS Infographics
In February 2007, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued their ADDM autism report, which looked at a sample of eight year olds in 2000 and 2002. This report found that autism is increasing, with one in every 150 American children and almost one in 94 boys having the disability.
Full article: www.executivehm.com/news/autism-health-concern/
Image by natalia & gabriel
parody of an anti-autism advert from the UK.
i hope i am right in assuming that parody/graffiti is fair use.
this is a horrible ad, implying all sorts of things…
as soon as i saw this kid all i could think of was "what is he concentrating on so hard, when they think he is miserable, he might be making great things in his head… or he might be making art in that corner!" so i had to paint that.
Oh I ought to say i had just recently read this blog post and so I was thinking about painters for that reason:
Some of those guys’ paintings can be seen at:
Image by Lester Public Library
Working with Patrons on the Autism Spectrum at the Lester Public Library, Two Rivers, Wisconsin