Image: Illustration, Title: ‘Hungry”, Artist: Zahari Hamidon, 2018, Media Ink and Pen on paper

An illustration is a drawing, painting or printed work of art which explains, clarifies, illuminates, visually represents, or merely decorates a written text, which may be of a literary or commercial nature (Encylopedia of Art, n.d.).

The image shows an illustration that represents a story of a life to quest for food. The ideas based on photograph shows a combination of two different elements to create a meaningful composition.

Reference

Encylopedia of Art (n.d.) Illustration. Retrieved from http://www.visual-arts-cork.com/illustration.htm#characteristics


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Dr Zahari Hamidon is currently an Associate Professor at Cluster of Education and Social Sciences | Learning Technology at Open University Malaysia. He is a Head of Centre for Learning Technology and a Program Director for Master of Instructional Design and Technology (MIDT), Open University Malaysia

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