Category: Entertainment & Arts

Efforts to curb piracy on course


pirated cds.jpgParticipants who attended the International Confederation of Composers and Authors Societies, (CISAC), convention with affiliate music rights organisations in Ivory Coast have come up with resolutions to curb piracy on the continent including a blue print on harmonized music rights and piracy legislation.

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Akon show on: ZimSwag

akon.jpgOrganisers of the Akon Live in Concert, Zimswag have confirmed that the R‘n’B superstar, Akon’s show is on and that dancehall king Sean Paul will take part in the star-studded show scheduled for September 4, in Harare.


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Curator outlines plans for growth in arts

raphael chikukwa2.jpgThe newly appointed curator of the National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Raphael Chikukwa says his vision and plans are to see the growth of the arts industry, especially the emergent of young visual artists in Zimbabwe. 


Chikukwa, who holds a Masters of Arts Degree in Curating and Contemporary Design from Kingston University in the United Kingdom, spoke about his new appointment and his plans to elevate the state of the arts industry in Zimbabwe.


There are plans to include a number of international exhibitions and establish links with a number of international organizations while local exhibitions will also include international shows.


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