This event of creative minds showcased creations from artists from the art departments of Kanpur University, DAV college (Kanpur), Fine Arts College in Allahabad, Varanasi Vidyapeeth, Fine Arts department of Lucknow University, BHU Fine Arts Department, Subharti University – Meerut, Gayatri Institute of Fine Arts – Allahabad and MH Degree College (Fine Arts Department) – Moradabad. Students from these colleges & institutes participated in the two days extravaganza which was witnessed by artists and industry experts from the creative industry.
These students got to experience ‘LIVE’ demos from senior artists in the field of sculpture making, water color painting and oil painting. The KALA Fest also had performances in drama and sessions on acting and film making. Over 100 education institutions participated in this festival in Lucknow.
Moreover, experts from their respective fields in animation & visual effects shared their experiences with the students. Few well known names are: Amar Pal, renowned sculptor, Ishaq Ahmed - Oil and Acrylic painting, Sukhbir Rao - reputed photographer, Dr. Ratan Kumar - ceramic demonstration and an instrumental performance by Saraswati Musical Institute.
The winners of the contest held within the two days of this event will win upto 100% scholarship on courses offered by ZICA. This scholarship will be based on the student’s creative aptitude and his personal interview with the ZICA center team.