The Clubs concept at IACG endeavors to develop awareness and appreciation for art, culture, sports, tradition and application of creativity in daily life, thereby contributing to all round development.
These student-led social clubs organize in-house competitions, events, and activities which encourage IACG Creative group to develop self-confidence. Apart from offering excellent networking opportunities with fellow students, these clubs channelize the diverse interests and talents present in the student community.
The individual club deals with primarily knowledge sharing among the club members. The experts in the club shall share their ideas, knowledge in a systematic manner. Industrial experts in the relevant field shall deliver guest lecture based on the requirement.
All clubs at IACG are self-sustained and self-financed wherein the students look after the maintenance & welfare of the club. Due to the self-sustained nature of the club, the club members would learn managerial, technical, creative skills which shall prove to be a good deal for their future endeavor. The emphasis is on providing a creative ambience and adding fun to the campus life.
The following are the various clubs at IACG:
Acting is a very interesting art form where the person is able to express various emotions also controls them. Acting is spontaneous and highly creative. Acting demands the actor to have control over his emotions, thoughts and must be able to mould into any character.
The acting club at IACG is always active with its members constantly building characters with different shades.
Before every session of the club, the members perform few acting exercises to get into the mood or the character. They are then given a situation where the actors have to change expressions rapidly or almost instantly thereby enhancing their acting skills and abilities.
Dance is an amazing art form that expresses emotions. It is performed in different cultures as a form of emotional expression, social interaction and is sometimes used to express ideas or tell a story. Dance may also be regarded as a form of nonverbal communication between humans.
The Dance Club at IACG always remains energetic and leaves you electrified with the club members constantly choreographing new innovative and breathe taking dance moves to foot tapping music, be it hip hop, freestyle or classical dance. The dance club has dance groups, which actively participate in various dance competitions or battle against each other.
The dance club isn’t only about having fun, it helps the students to stay connected and understand each other and create wonderful memories to live along even after they graduate.
The Gaming club unites all the gamers of IACG. The motive of the club is to dig in to the technical and artistic aspect of a game. As we know every game developed today uses different game engines such as the Crytek or Unity to render the graphics and make the game realistic. Gaming is now caught up in the fast lane and gaming has never been as interesting as it is today. With every genre of gaming getting intense with realistic environment, character designs, realistic themes etc... The consoles today, enable the gamer to experience the feel of virtually being present in the game.
The club members collect data through individual research to update themselves and fellow gamers to stay on top of the game. The fun part of the club is when the gamers form clans among themselves and put their skills to test in every genre of gaming.
Guitar is regarded as one of the finest string instrument and it is also common pick among the youth. There are basically two types of guitar – acoustic guitar and the electric guitar. They are designed to serve different genres of music.
The Guitar club at IACG has wonderful guitarists who compose amazing tunes. Every evening, after the academic hours, the guitarists gather around in a room and practice with passion. Every new guitarist is taught from the scratch. They are taught about every part of the guitar, the strings and also about how to read tunes.
The club members either learn how play catchy tunes which could be self composed or composed by one of their favorite musicians.
Martial Arts Club
Martial arts speak more about self defence and masculinity. This is an art form which needs immense concentration and sharp focus, and it also demands to be fit.
Members of the Martial Arts club practice Muay Thai. Muay Thai is a combat sport emerged from Thailand. It is also known as the “the art of eight weapons”. The members of this club regularly practice the art in the campus and are trained by a club member who is a champion in the combat sport.
The members of the club go through intense warm up before every sparring session where two persons are equipped with boxing gloves and a chin guard. Trainer teaches the members, the various techniques on how to fight, block and counter attack.
Photography is an art-form which enriches the vision of the artist. An artist looks at the world around him from a different perspective and he sees things differently. Photography is a way for an artist to express and interact with the people around him to showcase his vision, imagination and perspective.
The motive of the Photography club is to liberate our student’s imagination which allows them to explore and see things differently. Every student has his own vision. The club then becomes a common platform to showcase their photographs followed by the critiques. With a studio setup in the college premises, club members experiment and explore different types of lighting setups with one of the member acting as a model. For every new shoot, the club members divide their work equally where one group actively takes part and the other keeps track of all the photography competitions and workshops taking place in and around the city.
RubiK Cube Club
Rubik’s cube is a 3D puzzle named after its inventor, Emo Rubik. It is also known as the Magic cube. The cube consists of 6 colours red, green, blue, yellow, orange and white. The trick is to match each face of the cube with one colour. The cube works on one pivot mechanism and each face rotates individually. The Rubik cube comes in different proportions such as 3x3, 4x4 and 5x5 6x6 and so on. To solve a cube there are approximately 40,320 ways based on permutations or algorithms.
The Rubik’s cube club members gather around and solve the cube using different techniques. The club member also set timers to check the fastest speed-cuber among them to have a healthy competition, and they try to beat the best time using limited number of moves which adds fun to the club. Every new comer is taught how to solve a 3x3 in the beginning and as he explores the various algorithms, his interest keeps growing to take up challenging cubes.
Sculpting is an art form that falls under the branch of visual art which operates in three dimensions. It is registered as one of the oldest art forms, where stones were craved to make sculptures. Other materials such as metal, ceramics, wood, sand and clay are also used to make sculptures.
The Sculpting Club members at IACG create a skeleton using iron wires to get the basic structure to lay the foundation based on the reference. Later on, thin iron wires are used to wrap around the structure to it a onetime finishing layer. Many such layers are laid on the rig to get the desired curves using sculpting tools. Besides this, the club members work as a team to make one solid sculpture for an event.
Short Film Club
Short films are films with a very short duration ranging up to 40minutes or less. Short films are made by small film makers for non-profit or low budget films or sometimes no budget at all. Short films are usually made to prove the film maker’s talent. These short films are screened at local, national or international film festivals.
The club members take different roles in making a short film such as direction, cinematography, dialogue writing, sound editing, acting and dubbing. One person from the club keeps track of events happening, while another person handles all the equipment needed. Everyone in the club has his own role as making a short film is a team effort.
The Singing Club at IACG has amazing singers whose voices will leave the listener speechless.