Zee Institute of Creative Arts (ZICA) is a well-known and Full Fledged Digital Animation Academy that conducts training in 3D animation, VFX courses, Graphics, Web Designing and Digital Marketing. The Institute has training centres in various cities & towns such as lucknow in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Students benefit from having a centre close to home where they can attend classes & practice their skills in labs.
Red Carpet is an annual event organized by ZICA Lucknow centre. The event is a platform for students to showcase their creative talent to the world. During the three-day exhibition, students showcase their work to around 10000 visitors as well as a jury comprising eminent people from animation & VFX studios. Winners are awarded trophies & certificates during the Awards Night.
The centre conducts an outdoor photography workshop every month. Recently, one of the interesting workshops encouraged and guided students in capturing images of flamingoes at Bird Sanctuary.The centre conducts an outdoor sketching workshop to enhance the quality of output of work created by the students. This faculty-guided activity helps students improve the form and technique of drawing. Master classes conducted every month by industry experts.
ZICA Lucknow centre conducted a study tour to Ramoji Film City, to explore the live studio. This helped them understand the production processes involved in filmmaking, and the use of animation, VFX and graphics in movies. They gained knowledge about green croma room effect used in video editing. Students visited the sets of Baahubali.This movie is one the best examples for the marvel of VFX and green croma room effect.
Excursion trips are organized twice a year by the Center in which one trip is organized outstation and one small excursion trip is organized nearby Lucknow.Recently we took our students on Educational Tour to Shimla Manali Rohtang and kullu where students enjoyed adventures activities like river crossing River rafting, Camping, etc. and nearby trip which they recently visited was Blue world water park where students had spent good time, which keeps them refresh.
The center conducts grooming, personality development, and mock interview sessions to help students prepare for interviews for job placements. These help students gain attitude, confidence and determination to work in a professional environment. As a result of such extensive preparation, students of ZICA Lucknow centre have been placed with top companies- including Accenture, Naukri.com, Amazon, Paytm, Prime Focus, Sparrow.