Bara Safarova and Tatum Lau's 'Colonias Unidas 2.0' was selected from over 185 submissions as a finalist in this year's Big Ideas Contest by UC Berkeley.
Two former Free Unit graduates of The Cass continue to further the ideas developed during their studies under Professor Robert Mull, Peter Carl and Catrina Beevor. Bara is now doing a PhD at Texas A&M University on unincorporated settlements Colonias and Tatum is now working on a tech-startup to help London eliminate its waste. Unsurprisingly, this collaboration became a marriage of technology and financial literacy training for colonias residents in Las Lomas colonias in South Texas.
The proposal competed with teams from sixteen U.S. and African universities including UCLA, MIT and Duke University. The team will now work with a mentor during the spring semester to finalise the proposal and pitch in the final round in May 2014. If successful, the team will spend next academic year running workshops along the border between Texas and Mexico.
Keep tuned at: http://bigideas.berkeley.edu
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London Met graduate is announced the winner at the National Association of Shopfitters Design Partnership Awards.
A group of female artist-metalsmiths have recently exhibited at the inaugural TRESOR Contemporary Craft in Switzerland.
BA Fine Art graduate is a finalist for a national award.
London Met’s The Cass Architecture tutor, Peter St John, is to design the British Pavilion at next year’s Venice Biennale.
London Met PhD student founds charity, providing bespoke music instruments and workshops where disabled people make a new kind of community music.
Furniture and Product Design graduate, Mandie Beuzeval, has had a great success at the 2017 London Design Festival with her 'Great Dryer'.
A Cass Fine Art alumnus presents a solo exhibition, called Real Reality, at Beers London.
Jewellery Design graduate wins a prestigious award at the Goldsmiths’ Fair 2017.
An architect who lectures at London Met’s Art, Architecture and Design school, The Cass, appeared on Grand Designs earlier this month.
Senior lecturer, Dr Jacek Ludwig Scarso, exhibited Precarious Balance / Equilibrio Precario at ArteSpazioTempo in Venice.
School celebrates it's coming together with series of exhibition and events attended by hundreds.
New solo exhibition of night photography by The Cass alumnus David George.
The Cass hosts an immersive exhibition exploring the diversity of Belgian architecture.
A group of graduates from The Cass, who took part in the successful Cass Starters project, will be exhibiting with SCP as part of the London Design Festival.
Artist Jaykoe , an alumnus of MA Fine Art at The Cass has two imminent exhibitions