Lyndon Rochin's Profile
Born in 1951 when autism was totally and wholly misunderstood, Lyndon Rochin has persevered through countless obstacles in his life. In spite of living with classic autism, Mr. Rochin has reached a level of adult independence rare in the autistic community.
He lives alone in an apartment in New York City, as he has for nearly 20 years, with only part-time assistance. He travels the city alone, frequenting restaurants. He has always been a foodie and has ingratiated himself within the staff of his favorite places. Lyndon is a shining example of the intelligence and determination of people with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Lyndon creates masterful mosaic tile work with precision detail. And he, of course, had his own motivations for the initial creation of his artwork: the chance to fly around New York City in a sightseeing helicopter. Lyndon loved helicopters. He...
- Born on March 11
- Joined July 29, 2011