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Mancho 1Elements & PrinciplesNgwena ManchoArt 1054 April 2019
Mancho 2Keith Haring is a famous artist and activist. He is most known for his street aesthetic artwork, and clothing line. He grew up being inspired by Walt Disney, and the Walt Disney cartoon Mickey Mouse. After leaving college to take his career in the direction he wanted, he continued to draw from other artists who inspired him, to create his own art. He started off by drawing clean lines and characters with chalk, on the side of empty black panels. He grew from graffiti to murals and he presented his work strategically, by relating his art to what was going onpolitically and socially. He became friends with many celebrities and artists who advertised his work by wearing his work on their body. Keith used his growing popularity to open a retail store.His art consists of symbols, and figures. He uses the element line in all of his works, making the art look very simple. While also conveying a message. He is very smart when even picking the colors to use in his artwork. For example he used the colors of the german flag to