The Cass news archive: January 2016
All news from The Cass during January 2016
Architect of the Year Awards
Cass Architecture studio leaders shortlisted for prestigious Building Design prize in four categories.
Cass Hothouse Talks - Joe Cruz
The Hothouse talks showcase industry professionals from across design and illustration.
The Old Kent Road is changing…
Cass Cities students explore how imminent redevelopment on the Old Kent Road shouldn’t come at the expense of local economic life through months of research and analysis.
Springtime for Henry (and Barbara)
26-27 January 2016
Mel Brimfield collaborates on fictitious musical about British sculptors Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth.
London Independent Photography: Street Talk
The Cass students get free entry to LIP's newly launched lecture programme. Kicking off with "Street Talk", a talk on street photography.
Cass makes top 100 schools
The Cass is included in the new edition of 'Europe’s Top 100 Schools of Architecture and Design' published by DOMUS Magazine.
Nollywood or bust!
Cass Film alumna Destiny Ekaragha's feature Gone Too Far in Top 10 Nigerian Box Office.
A good yield at The Cass
Cass students in the Harvest studio presented ideas to Sheridan Coakley for ranges of furniture and products for the Sheridan Coakley Showroom.
TV Pilot "Wok"
BA Film and Broadcast Production alumnus Chris Chung has directed and co-produced a new TV pilot called “Wok”.
Janette Parris, an acclaimed artist who teaches on the BA Fine Art course at The Cass creates new work for Peckham Platform.
Artists / Cass Fine Art tutors Pil and Gallia Kollectiv are participating in a variety of performances, screenings and exhibitions over the next month.
Tandemize is back!
In 2016, ten fellowships were awarded to five "year-out" graduates from The Cass, London Metropolitan University and five students from The University of Moratuwa in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Lewis Bush and Andy Lawson
19 January 2016, 1- 2pm
'In Conversation' event as part of photographic exhibition exploring the effect of booming value of corporate property in London.
The Book Art Project
Exhibition curated by Cass alumna will raise funds for Medecins Sans Frontieres.
Making: A Return
Exhibition of project uniting architecture students with the skilled makers of The Cass.
It is probably better to start from zero #2.1 Juan Crespo
IT IS PROBABLY BETTER TO START FROM ZERO is a long term curatorial and artistic project taking place in the Window Space, at The Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design.
Living with wood: Gleb Sobolev
Thursday, 14 January, 6.30pm
Guest lecture by Gleb Sobolev, discussing the traditional timber architecture of Russia.
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