Mushowe Knowledge

4 years ago | September 8, 2015

Questioning the legality of appropriation

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone Creators of any products, including artists should by now be aware of what constitutes ...

4 years ago | September 1, 2015

Colour theory, meaning

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone Graphic design, like any other form of art, reflects society and its colour usage is tied to ...

4 years ago | August 26, 2015

Digital con-artists lurking

A danger to visual artists is the proliferation of online con-artists who are specialists in exploiting others for ...

4 years ago | August 18, 2015

Image banks blur advertising industry

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone It has now become standard practice for graphic designers working on advertising materials ...

4 years ago | August 12, 2015

Perception in visual communication

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone Some historians feel the ability of humans to complete visuals using information that would ...

4 years ago | August 5, 2015

Artists, their dressing, personalities

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone THERE is no universal dress code for artists. However, it is not uncommon for artists’ ...

4 years ago | July 28, 2015

Children and art education

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone IN 1949, the American National Art Education Association issued an interesting policy ...

4 years ago | July 22, 2015

The stone sculpture ‘vendors’

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone Back in 1990, Syne Chikove, then the editor of the now defunct, The Artist tackled a problem ...

4 years ago | July 15, 2015

Putting a price on artworks

Knowledge Mushowe Art Zone SOME artworks are sold for millions of dollars. But some, like the majority of contemporary ...

4 years ago | June 17, 2015

Exaggeration key to caricature

Knowledge Mushohwe Correspondent “As a weapon, caricature is much stronger than a poem or a painting. In order to reach ...

5 years ago | June 10, 2015

Art theory and implication

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone Formalist criticism of art is based upon an aesthetic assessment of artworks that gives ...

5 years ago | June 3, 2015

Image alternatives in the virtual world

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone Drawing using the computer is one of the new techniques in artistic expression and judging ...

5 years ago | May 27, 2015

Art is a way of life, not copy and paste

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone OVER the years, art theories have helped artists and art critics to come up with selection ...

5 years ago | May 20, 2015

Clients must stop exploiting visual artists

Last week, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko spoke at the launch of this year’s United Nations-recognised Culture Week ...

5 years ago | May 6, 2015

Universities must look beyond A-Level

Knowledge Mushowe Art Zone The just-ended Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) in Bulawayo was an ideal eye opener ...