The Cass news archive: April 2015
All news from The Cass during April 2015.
16 April 2015
Timber use in construction and innovative fabrication techniques: Thursday 16 April at 1pm
A restorative justice house building program: where rural Rwandans make reconciliation through a building a compressed earth block house for their victims of the genocide.
Understanding traditional Kuna building and tribal cultures of Central and South America in Panama
28 April 2015, 2- 4pm
Join Architecture students of Studio 3 for tea and cake at the Botwell Green Library
12 June - 4 July
Dates announced for Cass Summer Exhibitions 2015
Review: 13-24 May 2015
Two recent Cass graduation films selected for world famous Cannes Film Festival
Covering the basics of concrete construction
'Creating with Concrete' - CPD covering the basics of concrete construction, design of finishes, formwork selection, precast & insitu, and sustainability.
Afternoon of discussion with Laura Smith
Afternoon of discussion with Laura Smith, Lina Bo Bardi Fellow 2014 and Unit 3
Speakers' Corner:a public lecture
Friday 17 April at 7pm
The Cass presents a lecture by Tom dePaor - Picture Window
Discussing classic album covers
Cass lecturer leads night dedicated to classic album covers at Ace Hotel
PV: 9 April, 6-8pm
Stories of Melancholy and Raving Madness. Exhibition curated by students of MA Curating the Contemporary with the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
April 13 - May 15 2015
Exhibition of Photography by Cass Senior Lecturer Spencer Rowell
Monday 13 April at 1pm
'Painting as Quadruple Object' - a lunchbox lecture by the artist Michael Lawton
Thursday 23 April, 5.30pm
'The Contemporary Animal' - a lecture by the writer and artist Steve Baker
Monday 20 April at 1pm
Bryan Holmes is a Chilean music composer, researcher and producer.
20 April 6-8.30pm
Cass hosts Q-Art Crit Event
Thursday 16 April at 5.30pm
A lecture by the activist and fund-raiser Neil Griffiths of Arts Emergency
Monday 20 April, 1pm
The Solid and the Ephemeral, a lunchbox lecture by the artist and Cass alumnus Alex Edwards
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.