A unique resource

Cass Works

About Cass Works

Cass Works is a unique resource within The Cass. We have highly skilled specialist staff in areas as diverse as textiles, rapid prototyping, jewellery and silversmithing, musical instrument making, print and many more.

Our core philosophy is to work with our students and staff at The Cass to realise the potential of the workshops and technical facilities as unprecedented places for designing and making.

Specialist workshops and facilities

Digital manufacturing

  • rapid prototyping
  • CNC routing 
  • 3D printing

3D

  • woodmill
  • furniture making workshops
  • musical instrument workshops
  • upholstery workshops
  • soft furnishing 
  • finishing area
  • metal fabrication workshop
  • plastic and model-making workshop
  • ceramics
  • silversmithing and jewellery workshops
  • restoration and conservation

Media

  • AV/TV hire shop
  • recording studios
  • audio laboratories
  • editing suites
  • darkrooms
  • photographic studio

Print and textiles

  • printroom
  • textiles workshop

For further information, contact Marcus Bowerman at m.bowerman@londonmet.ac.uk


Open access time

We are in the process of collating the information on all of the facilities of Cass Works. In advance of this, we will create a schedule of each of the principal workshops that will be available for you to download as a PDF from the downloads section below.

Downloads

3D Workshops and Facilities

Digital Manufacturing Workshops and Facilities

Media Workshops and Facilities

Print Workshops and Textile Facilities

Cass Works Team

Marcus Bowerman

Head of Cass Works

Worked at number of management levels in the development and production of bespoke products and the delivery of services and training centered on the creative industries.

Jude Dennis

Cassworks Upholstery Technician + Upholstery Business Development Coordinator

Works on her own projects as well as high profile commercial and private commission pieces.

Fred Gatley

Senior Technician - Ceramics

Member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, (MIMMM) and also a Member of the Craft Potters Association.

Damian Grist

Senior Technician - Printroom

Completed a MA in Fine Art at London Metropolitan University.

Andy Hills

Technician

Andy joined the university in 1979 with a background in furniture manufacturing and restoration.

Peter Hufton

Technician

Pete works in G25 the Woodmill at Commercial Road.

Anatol Just

Technician supporting 3D Design and Manufacturing Technologies

Anatol Just is a 3D Digital Designer.

Harvey Reehal

Technician for extended degree, fine art, and architecture programmes at Central House

Harvey Reehal trained in sculpture, installation art and performance art.

Lisa Rigolli

Photographic Technician at The Cass

Lisa has been a technician at London Metropolitan University since 2006.

Recent news from The Cass

Photographic Experiments

Until Saturday 4 March 2017

The latest exhibition in The Cass Foyer Gallery features new work by postgraduate photography students.

AJ Small Projects 2017

Two works by London Met tutors shortlisted for the AJ Small Projects 2017 awards.

MA by Project (ARCSR) Scholarship awards 2017-18

Call for applications: Scholarship awards are available for students applying to MA by Project (Architecture of Rapid Change and Scarce Resources) for September 2017 entry

Celebrating the Olympic legacy with ‘Conversation Pieces’

Students from The Cass’s Unit 5 launch book to highlight design pieces from the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Celebration week 2017

20-24 February

Students, staff and studios across The Cass celebrate and share their work in progress with panels of invited critics.

New Student Work at The Loom

Textiles BA and Fashion BA students celebrate another exhibition changeover at The Loom.

New Cinema and the City - Migrations

Lecture series brings together filmmakers, writers and thinkers from art, history, visual anthropology and architecture to explore migration in modern cities.

Nostalgia Is Not Enough

8-31 March 2017

Photography exhibition in Cass Foyer Gallery for Women's History Month features recently recovered images of The Brady Girls Club.

Poetic Projection

Jewellery and Silversmithing students from The Cass present a Valentine's inspired exhibition at the Contemporary Applied Arts Gallery.

Passing Through

MA Fine Art students Jordanna Greaves and Ali Bahreini exhibit recent work in Cass Foyer Gallery.

Gensler success for Chris

Interior Design graduate appointed Associate for world leading design firm in just two years.

Assemble shortlisted for prestigious EU architecture prize

Assemble, a collective which includes staff and alumni from The Cass, have been shortlisted for the Mies van der Rohe Award.

Subtitling the Everyday

3 – 25 February 2017

Collaborative exhibition by Charlotte Thrane, Ninna Bohn Pedersen and Torgny Wilcke investigates the intimacy and honesty of everyday objects at The Cass Bank Gallery.

Adi Toch wins Wallpaper* Design Award 2017

Adi Toch, Cass Alumna and lecturer on Textile Design BA, has been awarded a 2017 Wallpaper* Design Award.

What is jewellery?

Marianne Forrest appeared on London Live to discuss flockOmania, an exhibition at The Cass which explores the relationship between jewellery and performance.