Owen Chari studied at BAT workshop national art gallery of Zimbabwe 1998-99. He worked at Silvera House Skills and art department from 2000-2003. He studied at the Witwatersrand from 2004- 5 and just recently graduated from CUT. He is currently the director of RUWEN DESIGN CAN Advertising and design company. have several commissioned works around the Globe.
Owen Chari started practising art at an early stage. When he was a little boy, he got recognition for his art at an agricultural show society. This led him to want to pursue a career as an artist and designer. He participated in the DET-ZIM 2016 exchange program between CCS and CUT. His collaborator was Breonna Phillips from CCS.