The Cass news archive: July 2014
All news from The Cass during July 2014.
The Faculty did something completely different!
Bringing students & alumni on board to design, curate & build CASS 2014: The CASS 2014 Summer Show Project Team
Approach at the Cass being praised
Recent essay in Architects Journal on the role of the Studio System in Architectural Education praises approach at the Cass.
Many expected to attend screenings of an Art Film
Thousands expected to attend GCSE Results Day launch screenings of Art Party Film by Cass Professor(s) BobandRoberta Smith
Students win awards from North West London Society
Last Thursday saw the North West London Society of Architects (NWLSA) panel attend presentations by undergraduate and postgraduate students for annual NWLSA Student Awards.
New 'i'klectik' art space opens its doors
Hidden Dragons is Mark J Newton's first solo exhibition in London. He paints fractured and distorted images of endangered species using digital and online sources.
Cass student Nikita Wilson awarded 'Rising Star'
BA (Hons) Interior Architecture graduate Nikita Wilson has been named 'Rising Star of 2014' at the Interior Educators (IE) exhibition at the Truman Brewery.
50 years of The London College of Furniture
The CASS School of Design is continuing its year-long celebration of 50 years since the opening of the London College of Furniture (LCF) with a one day symposium.
Incredible femur stool designed by Cass lecturer
A stool based on human bone structure and designed by MA Product Design Senior Lecturer Assa Ashuach is the latest addition to the Frederick Parker Collection.
Chloe Anderson, beneficiary of RIBA AHR
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and AHR (formerly Aedas UK) have announced future Chloe Anderson - who will commence study at The Cass this September.
Alumnus film will premiere at Indian Film Festival
Shongram, the debut feature from Munsur Ali, an alumnus of BA (Hons) film and Broadcast Production course at The Cass will have its UK premiere at the London Indian Film Festival 2014.
London Metropolitan University Creative Writing graduate Lil Chase has published the first novel in her three book series
Marketing Assistant opportunity at The Cass
An exciting opportunity has arisen in The Cass for a creative individual to provide marketing and administrative support for the Faculty.
Staff shortlisted for RIBA President’s Awards
Academic staff from The Cass School of Architecture and The Cass Projects Office feature in the shortlists for two categories of the President’s Awards for Research 2014.
Cass Alumnus work featured at an art gallery
Cass Fine Art alumnus Gabriel Andreu's film A Matter of Blood (2012) is going to be shown at Vyner Street’s Degree Art gallery.
Cass professor(s) and alumnus win awards
The winners of the third International Print Biennale Print Awards include Bob and Roberta Smith who teaches at the Cass, and Trevor Banthorpe who studied Fine Art at The Faculty.
Cass Reader, Simone Ten Hompel exhibits in Seoul
Cass Reader in Silversmithing and Jewellery, Simone Ten Hompel is exhibiting at Gallery On in Seoul, South Korea.
Free courses in photography, sketching, film production and model making- each with a London flavour
Are you in Year 12? Our free Cass summer school will give you a great chance to explore university life and discover what a course in a creative subject at a top art school is like.
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.