Mushowe Knowledge

4 years ago | July 16, 2014

Understanding institutional theory

Knowledge Mushohwe The art world is defined as an informal institution which embodies and encompasses the various formal ...

4 years ago | July 8, 2014

When art goes on trial . . .

Knowledge Mushohwe Rolf Harris, a well-known entertainer, painter and sculptor, was recently convicted and jailed by a ...

4 years ago | July 2, 2014

The paradox of art education

Knowledge Mushohwe Art education has come a long way. In the past, particularly in post-independent Zimbabwe, there ...

4 years ago | June 24, 2014

Everyone is now a journalist, thanks to the Internet

Knowledge Mushohwe The Internet has created a new, fourth form of journalism next to television, radio and print. The ...

4 years ago | June 18, 2014

Indicators for photography context

Knowledge Mushowe One obvious limitation of photographs, more than any other pictorial representation, is that they lack ...

4 years ago | June 11, 2014

The five senses and advertising

Knowledge Mushohwe Advertising may be described as a form of commercial mass communication designed to promote the sale ...

4 years ago | June 4, 2014

Editors and their cartoonists

Editorial cartoonists do not always have the best of relations with the editors that approve their work. Once an ...

4 years ago | May 28, 2014

Of editorial cartoons, censorship

The cartoonist’s open defiance does not only mean they are wilfully testing the limits of their freedom, but that he or ...

4 years ago | May 21, 2014

Newspapers: Innovation equals survival

Knowledge Mushohwe When the radio was invented, many thought newspapers would be eventually elbowed out, but they ...

4 years ago | May 13, 2014

Drawing blanks: Cartoons and culture

Editorial cartoons are principally meant to amuse readers and for the readers to understand and embrace the artworks, ...