Creative industry simply refers to all socio-economic potential activities trading with knowledge, creativity, and information.The sector has been one of the fastest growing sectors in the world. Creative sectors and governments across the globe increasingly recognize the importance of the industry as a generator of wealth, new job opportunities and source of cultural engagement. Creative industry is what propels the creative economy (Kelley, & Littman, 2001). The success that has been exhibited in the creative industry has been as a result of innovation and creative skills in art, culture, technology and business. Intellectual property is as a result of creativity, and it was developed with the unification of all activities that do trade with all the creative assets. Intellectual property is the framework where creativity is translated to economic value. The creative sector is based on the individual skill, creativity and talent that has the potential to create jobs and wealth through the development of intellectual property. The main sectors in the creative industry are the art and antique market, advertising, design, crafts, architecture, designer fashion, music, intellectual leisure software, software, publishing and radio and television.
Creativity has become very popular in the sector and has had a wider societal impact on the world population. Creativity has been at the periphery of the interface between culture, economics, information and technology. ...Show more