RABIA KARACA - TUBA AKBAYIR
Not Garbage, Recycle
As the famous philosopher Aristotle said; '' The universe is dominated by four rhythm '. The structure of everything; alive and inanimate, consist of 4 main elements. These are air, water, earth and fire. We produce and we consume in a rythm since the day we existed in the universe, how about after? How much we unconsciously consume and throw away in our daily lives. Plastic bottles, glass bottles, paper, advertising posters, plastic toys… So is everything we throw in the trash; worthless or useless? What can we recyle from the waste that we left to nature? Recycling enables the production of fiber, rope and fabric from plastic waste thus, it allows us to buy less oil from the outside and use energy less. By recycling papers, it helps reduce air and water pollution while preventing wood cutting. Glass waste is processed again and enliven in the hands of a master. Wishing to be a forward-thinker, to be an environmentally conscious individual, and to raise aware generations…
Born in 1981, Adana. She graduated from faculty of Management and department of Oral and Dental Health Programme of 19 Mayıs University. She works as a dental technician in a private institution. She started to taking photograph in 2014. In 2018, her photographs took a part at an exhibition titled ‘Bu İşin Arkasında Kadın Var’ sponsored by Adana Metropolitan Municipality and Adana City Council. She continues her photography works in the ‘South Adana Development’ project run by AFAD and the Governorship of Adana.
Born in 1979, Mersin. She is Biology graduate of Ankara University. After her appointment as a teacher to Erciş-Çelebibağı town near Lake Van in 2005, she started photography with curiosity of taking photos of flamingos. In 2010, she took lessons about Basic Photography at AFAD. In 2018, her photographs took a part at an exhibition titled ‘Bu İşin Arkasında Kadın Var’ sponsored by Adana Metropolitan Municipality and Adana City Council.