As the saying goes... Order was the dream of man, but CHAOS was the law of nature.
Every year at IIM A the iconic red brick walls wait to tell you a story… A story of how 800 future CEOs to be burning the midnight oil on spreadsheets & strategies, let it all lose for 4 days and bring fun, creativity and life to the doorstep of 70000 Amdavadis! Touted as one of the biggest cultural festivals in India, Chaos sure lives up to its name.
Chaos is India’s largest business school cultural festival, started in the year 1996 as a business cum cultural fest and has since then evolved into a purely cultural one. Each year Chaos is centred on a particular theme, ranging from “The Seven Sins” (2003), “Jalsa” (2005), “Chaos Moksha” (2006), “Andaaz-e-Chaos” (2007), “Nasha” (2008), “Khalbali” (2009), Chaos Carnival (2012). From its humble beginnings Chaos has grown to a full-fledged cultural festival – second only to Navratri in Gujarat. Over the years it has witnessed increased participation from students across the length and breadth of the country. It has showcased some of the biggest names in the Indian entertainment industry – including Vishal Shekhar, Shankar Ehsaan Loy, KK, Remo Fernandes, Hariharan, Euphoria, Fuzon, Silk Route and Indian Ocean.
Come December, 2013, and the curtains will rise again on the four-day spectacle of unparalleled excitement, nerve-wracking competitions and spot events, workshops from professional artists, and to top it all, awe-inspiring performances from the biggest stars on the planet.
Finesse in collaboration with the Chaos Arts team is bringing a host of art events - Photography & Art Exhibitions, 3 Workshops and 8 on the spot art competitions with a attractive cash prizes.
Spectrum di Colore - Art transcends all boundaries in search of expression: of a thought, of a feeling, of life. Spectrum di Colore is an attempt to capture and showcase this elusiveness. This is your opportunity to showcase your amazing artworks to a wide audience from around the country and win attractive cash prizes. So what are you waiting for? Send in your entries...
Madhubani Workshop - Endeavouring to keep spirit of Indian traditional art forms alive, Chaos presents the workshop on Madhubani painting. Learn the intricate and beautiful art of Madhubani during this Chaos.
Brush of a Poet - Can the sweet words of a poem be coloured ? Can the emotions of a poet be captured on a canvas ? Can the lyrics be metamorphosed into splash rainbows ? If you think Yes… this is the perfect event for you!
Fly a Plane - Were you the one throwing rockets from the back of the class? Well this is just the event for you! Make innovative paper rockets that fly the farthest.
Rangoli - This Chaos come and draw the most colourful and intricate Rangolis.
Photographie Magie - " Beauty can be seen in all things, seeing and composing the beauty is what separates the snapshot from the photograph." Photographie magie gives you an opportunity to display your flair for photography and depict the untold captured through your lens. Share the moments captured by you and prove to the world that photographs are not taken, they are made.
Kirigami Workshop - The Kirigami workshop invites all the creative minds out there to shape their ideas in a more creative and modish manner. The aim of this workshop is give young designers an opportunity to learn to design by cutting and folding of paper to create patterns.
Object Design - Ever thought about customizing the objects around you? Ever thought about changing the simple products around you into an interesting art gallery? This is your chance to let others see how you see the world around you.
Patangbaaz - is an event where you get to make your very own creative, colourful, fancy and traditional kite and see it take flight before your eyes!
Face the Paint - Face painting competition. Here you use the face of your friend as your canvas to showcase your creativity.
Photography Workshop - Ever wondered how to create beautiful photographs? How to control light within your camera to obtain that magical image? Well look no further, because Chaos brings to you a hands-on photography workshop covering the basic technical details of the camera to advanced techniques in composition.
Collage - Create a masterpiece with just your imagination and bits and pieces of paper! Use newspaper clippings, handmade paper, photographs, text and other art forms at this fun filled event where creativity knows no bounds!
Pot Painting - Unleash the artist in you and amaze everyone with one of the oldest known art forms – Pot Painting. Use this rare opportunity to experiment with colours and to transform your thoughts on the canvas of earthen pots.
Please check the Chaos Website for event rules and regulations and accommodation details for outstation participants.