The Cass news archive: December 2014
All news from The Cass during December 2014.
Extra seats released for seasonal concert
This year's MUSARC Christmas Concert takes place on 20 December at Christchurch Spitalfields.
Exhibition of street furniture work by First Year BA Architecture Students exploring possibilities of making and collaboration
Cass students were invited to join discussions
Cass students were invited to join discussions and exhibit designs on the theme ‘Victorian Philanthropic Architecture in the East End’.
Parties everywhere at The Cass
Parties galore at The Cass for Christmas Celebrations this year, where the ingestion of art, architecture and design (...and the odd tipple) spread merriment amongst all.
Fine art lecturer collaborates on musical
Cass Fine art lecturer Mel Brimfield collaborates on musical about imaginary relationship between Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth
The Cass Fine Art show at Christmas
On Thursday, 18 December, from 5.00 pm until 8.30 pm, on the 2nd floor of Central House at The Cass, art students will put together a giant 'shop' in one week for a pop-up show.
Pop-up Studio Show/ One To Watch & eats/ drinks!
Welcome to the class of 2014! The Design School throws open its doors, inviting students and staff to tour all 2014 studios.
Animation students illuminated Surbiton station
BA and MA Animation students illuminated Surbiton's iconic Art Deco station as part of turning on of the Christmas lights in the London Borough of Kingston-Upon-Thames
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Alasdair Lennox
Every retail journey involves these mindstates. We dream about thethings we want to achieve (rather than just buy).
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Phil Cleaver
Phil Cleaver is an established and multi award-winning heavyweight in the graphic design world.
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Mara Irsara
There is no strategy, but continuous stimulation through vast, even random collections of influences; outspoken thoughts and witty thinking make creativity spin and thrill and grow.
Cass graduates win architecture competition
Professional Diploma graduates James Hand and Nik Klahre have won the Glasgow Institute of Architects competition to find a future for the city’s derelict Springburn Winter Gardens.
Professor has won the Annie Spink A
Professor Florian Beigel has won the Annie Spink Award 2014.
Fifth Windowspace exhibition
Fifth Window space exhibition curated by Cristina Ramos and Thomas Stokmans features Claudia Djabbari
A display of Foundation Year students' work
Work from last week's project on the Art and Design Extended Degree (Foundation Year) will be on display in the boulevard on the third floor, Central House.
a lunchbox lecture by the artist Emily Pope
School of the Damned - Alternative Education in the Arts, a lunchbox lecture by the artist Emily Pope
hold it!, a lecture by Folke Köbberling
Berlin-based artist Folke Köbberling's practice sits between sculpture, installation and architecture.
Guest Lecture by Artist Harold Offeh
Harold Offeh will talk on his ongoing project Coverswhich sees him re-creating album covers from the ‘70s and ‘80s.
A lunchbox lecture by the artist and Cass alumnus
A lunchbox lecture by the artist and Cass alumnus Lewis G Burton.
Cass alumna selected for celebratory exhibition
Cass MA Fine Art alumna Nye Thompson is one of the artists nominated for an exhibition celebrating the 30 year history of Castlefield Gallery.
Animation students are set to transform station
BA and MA Animators are set to transform Surbiton's iconic Art Deco station as part of turning on of the Christmas lights in the London Borough of Kingston-Upon-Thames.
Lecture by acclaimed Architect and Alumnus Michael
The Cass and London Metropolitan University Alumni Association are delighted to welcome Michael Wilford to give a lecture Composition and Character in Architecture.
Recent news from The Cass
The acclaimed actor and writer, Richard Katz, visits Cass Theatre Arts students to discuss his experience of working in the performing arts industry.
Thursday, 14 December, 3-8pm
The twelfth annual open studios at Calcutta House features exhibition by Fine Art BA and Photography BA students and a pop up exhibition by first year architects.
Musarc, the architectural choir/research project based at The Cass, has announced details of their 2017 Christmas Concert.
Cass students transform library windows into exhibition space for Aldgate community arts event
Foundation students at The Cass exhibit over 2000 sculptures in pop-up plasticine exhibition
The Winter Graduation ceremony saw hundreds of London Met graduands celebrate their academic achievements at London’s Barbican Centre.
Sarah Jane Wilson, who studied Creative Writing at London Met, will have her debut novel published in 2018.
Denise Lewis, a recent Textile Design BA graduate, has won a competition to design curtain fabric for the anti-poverty and social action centre, Toynbee Hall.
Richard Wilson OBE, aka Victor Meldrew, was awarded an honorary degree by London Metropolitan University at the 2017 Winter Graduation ceremony.
London Met raises awareness of homelessness in London with a Textile Design project.
An evening of celebration was held in order to launch Just Met 2017, an anthology featuring creative writing work from students at the University.
Students from The Sir John Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design have started a three-year regeneration collaboration with Belmonte, Italy.
The Cass will be hosting an exhibition of multimedia installations and live performances next week.
Students studying the urban development of cities in the Midlands recently had the opportunity to present their work to the Mayor of Leicester.
A group of Diploma Architecture students are working with the 15th Fulham Scout Group to create a live construction project.