The Cass news archive: December 2014
All news from The Cass during December 2014.
MUSARC Christmas Concert
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
Toynbee Hall: Cass Students to Help Reinvigorate Hub for Community in East End
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.
Barbara and Henry - The Musical
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.
‘Conversations on Jewellery’
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.
Annie Spink Award 2014
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.
FINE ART: lunchbox lecture - Emily Pope
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
CASS - Folke Köbberling lecture
hold it!, a lecture by Folke Köbberling
Berlin-based artist Folke Köbberling's practice sits between sculpture, installation and architecture.
Perform and Re-Perform: Embodying Histories
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.
30 Years of the Future
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.
The Cass animators light up London
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.
News from the School
London Met alumnus shortlisted for RIBA President’s research award
Dr Paulo Moreira has been shortlisted for his study on urban development in Angola and how architects can work in complex urban environments
Project led by London Met alumna wins RIBA Stirling Award
Annalie Riches, who studied on the RIBA Part 2 and Part 3 at The Cass, and practice partner David Mikhail claim RIBA's building of the year award for the Goldsmith Street project.
Professor Peter St John and Moe Reddish named among London's most influential people
Cass lecturer and rising star alumnus join London Met Vice-Chancellor Professor Lynn Dobbs on the Progress 1000 list.
Architects, designers, artisans and artists - Belmonte Calabro needs you!
Applications open for a unique international summer workshop in Italy, co-organised by lecturers from The Cass.
Thursday 13 December at 6.30pm
Special Cass Research Seminar with Peter St John, Marcus Taylor, Venice Fellows and the British Council reflects on Island, the British Pavilion at this year's La Biennale De Venezia.
Principal lecturer from The Cass, Architecture, amongst the best higher education teachers in the UK
Sandra Denicke-Polcher, Acting Head of the School of Architecture, has been made a National Teaching Fellow in honour of her outstanding impact on student outcomes and higher education.
Cass Architecture Lecturer is selected for groundbreaking scheme pacing new generation of planners in local government